Spring Break Externships- Apply by Jan 31!

Spring Break Externships- Apply by Jan 31!

Spring Break Externships are open to ALL students!

Gain a firsthand glimpse into a career field of interest: Medicine, Law, Education, Arts, Business and more!

What students say about the program:

  • “It was great!  It was invaluable for my professional and intellectual development and I would highly recommend it.”
  • “It was amazing and my week shadowing was really valuable. I definitely feel I can make a more informed decision about my career because of this experience.”
  • “A great opportunity and an excellent first stepping stone for many students.”


Apply by Thursday, January 31, 2019. No late applications will be accepted.

Application for the Extern Program is a 3-STEP PROCESS:

  1. Research the extern opportunities. Pay special attention to the details the sponsors provided. Download the extern sponsor booklet.
  2. Upload your resume and Extern essay (“other document”), AND apply for the Extern Program in Handshake.
  3. Complete online preference form.

*By applying to the Extern Program, you are making a commitment to participate. The HC CCPA & BMC CPD will be matching students and externsites, trying our best to give you one of your top six choices. This may not be possible in all cases.*

More Information: Search Handshake for the “Extern Program” job or stop by our office (Stokes 300).

List of Externship Opportunities

  • For your convenience, here is a brief overview of the sponsors.  
  • You MUST read the specific sponsor forms for details about the specific opportunity in the extern booklet. 
  • The online form requires you to have the name of the sponsor, which you will find when you research the opportunities.
Position Organization Location
5th Grade STEM Teacher New York City Department of Education Brooklyn NY
8th Grade Humanities Teacher Shady Hill School Cambridge, MA
Administrative Law Judge U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Administrative Law Judges Cherry Hill, NJ
Anesthesiologist University Hospitals of Cleveland Cleveland, OH
Artistic Director Manhattan Theatre Club New York, NY
Assistant District Attorney Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office Boston, MA
Assistant Professor, Salisbury University Salisbury MD
Assistant State’s Attorney State’s Attorney’s Office for Anne Arundel County, MD Annapolis MD
Assoc VP for Global Learning and Leadership Development Agnes Scott College Decatur, GA
Associate Voith & Mactavish Architects Philadelphia, PA
Associate Professor Bard College Annandale NY
Asst Professor Gallaudet University Washington DC
Attorney Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C. Philadelphia, PA
Attorney Reidenbach and Associates LLC Wayne PA
Business Operations Director Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Austin, TX
Cardiothoracic Surgeon Saint Vincent Health System Erie, PA
Chief Academic Officer High Tech High San Diego, CA
Chief Knowledge Officer (CKO) Fox Rothschild LLP Philadelphia, PA
Chiropractor & Nutritionist Cara K. Hillwig, DC, LLC Haverford PA
Communications Manager National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics Rockville, MD
Community Engagement Manager Exelon Corporation Chicago IL
Co-President /HR Director Valerie Wilson Travel Inc. New York, NY
Dean Los Angeles City College Los Angeles CA
Dean of Student Support System and Social Studies Teacher Brookline High School Brookline, MA
Deputy Executive Director Lawyers Alliance for New York New York, NY
Director Smithsonian Associates Washington, DC
Director Common Space Ardmore Ardmore, PA
Director of Development & External Relations Emerald Necklace Conservancy Boston, MA
Director of Global Studies/Spanish Faculty The Haverford School Haverford PA
Director of Libraries Abington Friends School Jenkintown PA
Director of Music Atonemont Lutheran Church Wyomissing, PA
Director, Strategy & Business Solutions IRS Washington DC
Editor, The School Administrator American Association of School Administrators Alexandria, VA
Emergency Room Pediatrician Children’s National Medical Center Washington, DC
Executive Administrator The Five District Partnership Chelsea, MA
Executive Director Haines Sheldon Museum Haines, Alaska
Executive Director Maryland-Delaware-DC Press Association Baltimore, MD
Executive Director Catskill Hudson Area Health Education Center Highland NY
Executive Director Advocacy Partners Team, Inc. Miami Beach, FL
Executive Director Criminal Justice Policy Foundation Silver Spring, MD
Filmmaker/Chief Digital & Communications Officer/ Teacher Fresh Films / Supportive Housing Network of NY Brooklyn, NY
Finance Greensill Capital New York, NY
Founder & Chief Executive Officer CollegeTogether Philadelphia PA
Head of School Washington Latin Public Charter School Washington D.C.
Head of School Rodeph Sholom School New York, NY
Head of School Grace Episcopal Day School Washington, DC
Hospital Administrator Mid Atlantic Equine Medical Center Ringoes NJ
Hospitalist Christiana Care Health System Newark, DE
Hospitalist Physician Denver Health Medical Center Denver CO
Infectious Diseases Consultant ID Care, LLC Randolph, NJ
Information Technology Director NAXION Philadelphia, PA
Intellectual Property Management & Comm. Specialist King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
Internal Medicine Physician Abington Jefferson Health Lower Gwynedd, PA
Judge Brooklyn Family Court Brooklyn, NY
Lead Employment Attorney/House Counsel CHUBB Insurance Company Philadelphia PA
Magisterial District Judge County of Northampton, Commonwealth of PA Easton PA
Managing Attorney Community Legal Services, Inc. Philadelphia, PA
Managing Director/Private Client Advisor U.S. Trust/Bank of America Private Wealth Management Westport, CT
Math Teacher Clackamas Middle College Happy Valley, OR
Medical Director The Brain & Body Healthy Place/Family Health Clinic Port Charlotte, FL
Medical Director, Wilton Manors office Midway Specialty Care Fort Lauderdale FL
Middle School Math Teacher Paul Cuffee School Providence, RI
Neurosurgeon Robert M. Gorsen M.D. Ph.D. PC Annandale, VA
Office Manager World War Seven Studios Los Angeles CA
Owner LukeWorks, LLC Minneapolis, MN
Owner, Medical Director Ludwick Eye Center Chambersburg, PA
Partner Law Offices of Graziella Pruiti, P.C. New York, NY
Partner / Attorney Jones Day San Francisco,  CA
Pediatric Hospitalist Lancaster General Hospital Lancaster, PA
Pediatrician Private Practice Melrose, MA
Pediatrician Advocare South Jersey Pediatrics Cherry Hill, NJ
Periodontist Dental Specialist Private Practice Moorestown, NJ
Physician Childrens Hospital Colorado Aurora, CO
Physician scientist Veterans Administration Seattle WA
Physician/Anesthesiologist Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, TN
Physician/Gastroenterologist Cleveland Clinic Cleveland, OH
Postdoctoral Researcher University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine Philadelphia PA
Practice Director / Physician Institute for Reproductive Medicine  & Science Livingston, NJ
President MAXSA Innovations LLC Fairfax Station, VA
President The Boston Language Institute Boston, MA
President Energy Vision New York, NY
President Engagious New York, NY
President (small boat design) Wing Systems Associates, Ltd Oyster Bay, NY
President/CEO Clinical Directors Network, Inc. (CDN) New York, NY
Principal Paul Lukez Architecture Somerville MA
Principal Torres – East LA Performing Arts Academy Los Angeles, CA
Principal (Architect) Village West Design Oakland, CA
Professor Memorial University, Department of Chemistry St Johns Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
Professor & Chair, Dept. of Otolaryngology Robert Sataloff MD & Associates Philadelphia, PA
QA Business Consultant Aetna Philadelphia PA
Rabbi; Mental Health Chaplain Temple Sinai / Four Winds Hospital Saratoga Springs, NY
Rector (Head of Staff/Priest) St. Mary’s Anglican Church Vancouver British Columbia, Canada
Research Assistant National Association of Letter Carriers Washington DC
Senior Staff Attorney The Legal Aid Society Brooklyn NY
Sole Member (Lawyer) The Law Offices of Alexandre Turner LLC Philadelphia, PA
Spanish Teacher Science Leadership Academy @ Beeber Philadelphia, PA
Speech-Language Pathologist Easter Seals of Southeastern Pennsylvania Philadelphia PA
Speech-Language Pathologist, Reading Specialist Dearborn Academy Newton MA
Statistician U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Washington, DC
Surgeon Virginia Breast Center Midlothian VA
Teacher – 5th grade Reading/Writing/Special Education Eliot K-8 Innovation School Boston, MA
Teacher – St. Coletta Day School Cardinal Cushing Centers Braintree MA
Veterinarian – Small Animal Internal Medicine Specialist Hope Veterinary Specialists Malvern, PA
Vice President for Clinical Operations Hispanic Community Counseling Services Philadelphia PA
Vice President, Center for Communities Amherst H. Wilder Foundation St. Paul, MN