Internship Program in Exercise Science, Fitness Management and Personal Training and Sports Management
Students following the exercise science, fitness management and personal training and sports management plans of study complete an internship with a community agency approved by the School of Physical Education and Tourism Management. Prospective interns must have completed at least 30 semester hours in residence at IUPUI and at least 15 semester hours in the major. Students apply approximately one year before the expected internship placement. A minimum overall GPA of 2.5 is required at the time of the application. The internship assignment will entail full-time work for 12 weeks (summer, fall or spring). Only in rare and exceptional cases will students be allowed to participate in an internship at their previous or present place of employment.
Internship Program in Tourism, Conventions and Event Management (TCEM)
TCEM majors are required to complete a minimum of 600 hours of work experience in tourism/hospitality businesses. The internship should be completed after the sophomore year of attendance.