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State of Illinois Circuit Court of Cook County Judicial Externship

State of Illinois Circuit Court of Cook County Judicial Externship offers experiential work externships to law students in the Spring, Summer and Fall. Students who have completed the first year of law school and are in good academic standing may apply.

Judicial externships are 6-12 weeks during the summer; length may vary for Spring and Fall. Externs work in a judge's chambers and receive either school credit, a stipend from an outside agency or to gain experience working in the court system.

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) Externship Opportunities

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Externship Opportunities are available to dental students to help prepare them for careers as dental surgeons. Students must be currently attending accredited dental schools in the U.S.

Most externships require that students be in their junior or senior year of dental school in order to apply. Externships are 1-4 weeks in length. Externs will be able to assist oral and maxillofacial residents with surgery and other procedures as well as attend conferences, seminars and other training opportunities.

Adventist Health System Medical Externships

Adventist Health System Medical Externships are offered to first-year medical students to give them an opportunity to explore career choices in the field of medicine. The two-week program includes a stipend.

Students must be currently attending a school that is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education, the organization responsible for accrediting medical education programs leading to an MD degree in the United States and Canada. The externship includes transportation to and from the externship location, lodging and meals, and a weekly stipend.

BluePearl Veterinary Partners Externship

BluePearl Veterinary Partners Externship invites veterinary students to visit any one of their veterinary hospitals to gain greater insight into the field of veterinary medicine. Externships are available in several states. 

By participating in an externship, veterinary students will work with specialists, residents, interns, and senior emergency clinicians. The externships last up to two weeks and give externs an overview of all aspects involved in the medical treatment of animals.

Bain Externships

Bain Externships are offered to consultants currently working at Bain & Company, a managing consultant services company headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The externship offers consultants an opportunity to work for another company for six months to gain more experience.

The program is offered to help Bain consultants strengthen their skills and increase their knowledge about the way other companies do business. Consultants work for a company of their choice, and then return to Bain. Company choices include consumer product companies, international think tanks, nonprofits, startup companies, and many more.

The American Veterinary Medical Association Headquarters Externship

The American Veterinary Medical Association Headquarters Externship is open to all veterinary medicine students who are members of the Student American Veterinary Medical Association (SAVMA). The paid externship program lasts 3-4 weeks and takes place at AVMA headquarters.

The externship gives students a chance to explore veterinary career opportunities in clinical practice, teaching, research or working within a large corporation. Each year, five students are selected for this program at AVMA headquarters. The externship gives students a choice to spend the entire externship in one division or among several divisions.

Kent College of Law Legal Externship Program

Kent College of Law students at the Illinois Institute of Technology can receive up to four hours of academic credit and great on-the-job experience by participating in the legal externship program.

The externship program is unpaid but gives law students valuable insight into various areas of law practice. The program is 14 weeks long and is offered in the Fall and Summer. Applications are now being taken for the Fall program.

AVMA Student Externship Stipend Program

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) offers externships for veterinary students who are interested in an opportunity to apply classroom learning in a real work setting. The externship pays students a stipend to help them with expenses.

A total of 15 externships will be awarded. There are five opportunities available in animal veterinary services in the dairy, beef, swine and poultry industry. The other ten positions may include working for large organizations such as the Centers for Disease Control, Food and Drug Administration, U.S. Department of Agriculture, or National Institutes of Health. Other areas may include research or diagnostic labs, or companies that manufacture animal food.