Summer Student Nurse Extern Program

As a Student Nurse Extern, you will be introduced to an environment that fosters excellence in all areas of nursing. This is a full time program that includes an orientation and clinical work. We accept applications beginning January 1. The deadline for application is the last Friday in February.

The program is 8-10 weeks long (starting in June) and allows nursing students to develop technical and organizational skills in nursing which includes:

  • Works closely with professional nurses to determine patients’ needs, implements activities of treatment/care, observes, reports and documents patient responses. Patient care assignments under the supervision of a professional nurse are carried out with a comprehensive approach to achieve specific outcomes.
  • Performs nursing procedures and related activities within the framework of written care plans and assignments of professional nurses.
  • Is introduced to various specialties (e.g., Operating Room, PACU, Critical Care, etc.) of interest through a clinical rotation model.

Due to the large number of applications we receive for this program, incomplete applications will not be entertained. We are not able to accept application materials sent via email or regular mail. All your application materials must be submitted online, attached to your application. Only qualified applicants with complete application packages will be invited to interview. Job offers will be made prior to the deadline, so you are encouraged to apply early. 

Eligibility ... You must be enrolled in a BSN Program, have completed one medical/surgical clinical semester, and have a cumulative average of 3.5 or higher, with no "C" grades in Nursing and Science Courses.

How to apply ... Please visit . Please complete the application online and upload two letters of recommendation from your clinical instructors and your official transcripts reflecting all your Nursing and Science courses. If your science pre-requisites were taken at another institution, we will need those transcripts attached as well.

In order to submit your attachments together with your application, please visit and click on Search All Jobs. Please upload copies of your transcripts and letters of recommendation and label them accordingly.