Cleveland Clinic Caregivers: Register to Become a Mentor for One or more of Our Internship Programs!
Our K–12 Education Internship Programs give Northeast Ohio middle and high school students the opportunity to learn and work alongside world-renowned caregivers at Cleveland Clinic’s Main Campus, Regional Hospitals and Family Health Centers. Click here to learn more and register.



Middle and High School Students: Apply to Our K–12 Education Internship Programs, and you could be selected to spend the summer of 2020 learning and working alongside caregivers at Cleveland Clinic.



Join us at one of our "Destination: Application" workshops during the month of January, so you can meet the K–12 Education Internship Programs staff members and learn more about the application process.



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Spring 2020 Enrollment for Dangerous Decibels begins on Dec. 6, 2019.

Science Internship Program: Physical Therapy

In collaboration with the Department of Physical Therapy, the Physical Therapy track of the Science Internship Program expands high school student’s knowledge of science and medicine as it relates to the professions associated with the practice of physical therapy, exercise physiology, occupational therapy, recreational therapy and other related healthcare specialties at Cleveland Clinic.

This nine-week paid internship provides rising high school juniors and seniors who live and attend school in Northeast Ohio and have an interest in this career an opportunity to work and learn alongside experienced physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, physical therapist aides, athletic trainers, chiropractors, exercise physiologists, occupational therapists, recreational therapists, audiologists, speech-language pathologists and other specialists gaining exposure to the wide range of career paths this field has to offer. Students will interact with physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, physical therapist aides, athletic trainers, chiropractors, exercise physiologists, occupational therapists, recreational therapists, audiologists, speech-language pathologists and other specialists and patients in all types of patient care settings including inpatient, outpatient and ambulatory care and experience hands-on learning through individualized, structured mentorship about the physical therapy profession.

Please review the Program Info, Eligibility, FAQs, and Application Process tabs BEFORE applying to the Physical Therapy Track of the Science Internship Program.