For some science programs, conducting research is more effective than internships at providing opportunities to demonstrate and expand your abilities. For others, the professional development acquired in an internship setting may be a better match to what you want to do after graduation. The School of Science works to match you with programs that will be applicable to your post-college plans. Past internships have included:
Center for Disease Control & Prevention - Atlanta, Ga.
Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minn.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital - Memphis, Tenn.
The Nature Conservancy - Des Moines, Iowa
New Hope Village - Carroll, Iowa
Children's Rehab Center - Grand Island, Neb.
Fox, Boyd, Sailer & Shriver Dental Associates - Spencer, Iowa
Interdisciplinary Summer Undergraduate Research Program, University of Iowa - Iowa City, Iowa
High Plains Physical Therapy - Rock Springs, Wyo.
Postville Veterinary Clinic - Postville, Iowa
Vision Care Associates - Storm Lake, Iowa
Biology / Chemistry
Albert Lea Medical Center - Albert Lea, Minn.
Buena Vista Regional Medical Center - Storm Lake, Iowa
CNOS - Dakota Dunes, S.D.
Siouxland Tanzania Educational Medical Ministries - Tanzania
Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences - Shanghai, China
University of Nebraska - Omaha, Neb.
University of Iowa - Iowa City, Iowa
Amaizing Energy (Ethanol Production Facility) - Denison, Iowa
INTERPOL - Washington, D.C.
Rockwell Collins - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Wells Blue Bunny - Le Mars, Iowa
Principal Financial Group - Des Moines, Iowa
Schwan's - Marshall, Minnesota
Solutions Inc. - Spencer, Iowa
Australian Wildlife Conservancy - Queensland, Australia
Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. - Johnston, Iowa
The Nature Conservancy - Western Iowa sites
Virginia Cooperative Extension - Pulaski, Va.
Veolia Water Treatment Plant - Storm Lake, Iowa
Clay County Conservation Board - Spencer, Iowa
Sioux County Emergency Management Agency - Orange City, Iowa
Mangold Environmental Testing - Denison, Iowa
Ruhl & Ruhl
Northwestern Mutual Life
Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant - Monticello, Minn.
University of Nebraska