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We currently do not accept applications for Administrative Internship/ Fellowship programs. Please check back in the second-half of Summer 2018 for 2019-20 Fellowship announcement.

Internship Application Process

HOW TO APPLY

If you are enrolled in an accredited Master's degree program in Health Care Administration, Business Administration, Nursing, Public Health, Health Informatics, or related field during the 2017-2018 school year, you are a candidate for the UCLA Administrative Internship. We will accept applications between January 16th and February 4th, 2018. Please submit the following documents with your online application at www.UCLAHealthCareers.org with the job code H94581. The documents mentioned below should be uploaded as PDFs as part of your online application. All materials must be completed for consideration. The components will include:

  • One page cover letter which addresses the following items: (1) Why you are interested in pursuing an internship with UCLA Health; and (2) Your top-three goals for your summer internship, including area;
  • Current resume, including both undergraduate and graduate school GPAs

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Job requirements include the following:

  • Must be enrolled in an MBA, MHA, MPH, MSN, MHI or other closely related program with graduation in or after December 2018.
  • Strong analytical, organizational and communication skills.
  • Writing and editing skills to prepare grammatically routine business correspondences, such as informal letters, memoranda, and notification letters.
  • Excellent computer skills and knowledge of on-line processing, web page editing, and a variety of programs, such as Microsoft Office and Tableau.
  • Skill establishing priorities to complete work in a timely manner despite changes in workload or assignment, pressure of deadlines, or competing requirements.

Our informational recruiting presentation from 22nd January WebEx session can be accessed here. Should you have any questions, please e-mail us your inquiries to: AdminIntern@mednet.ucla.edu. Thank you

FAQs

Who oversees the UCLA Administrative Internship Program?
Each Administrative Internship position will have their own department-specific preceptor. This person will help assist Administrative Interns throughout the summer and provide coaching and guidance on a day-to-day basis. In addition to these preceptors, Johnese Spisso, the President and CEO of UCLA Health and the UCLA Hospitals and Clinics, and the Chief Operating Officer serve as Executive Sponsors to the Administrative Internship program.

How will I be paired with a department's Administrative Internship position?
At the time of application, applicants will select the top four departments where they'd like to complete an Administrative Internship at UCLA Health. Then, after all interviews have been completed, the applicants will create their ranked list of preferred internship placements. With this information, we will be able to find pairings that maximize the applicant's and department's preferences.

What is the duration of the Internship? Is it paid or unpaid?
The Administrative Internship is a 10-12-week paid program.

When does the Internship start?
The shared start date for all Summer 2018 Administrative Interns is tentatively June 11th, 2018.

Who is eligible to apply for the Internship?
Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited Master's program.

How many Interns will UCLA hire for 2017?
We plan on hiring 8 interns for the summer of 2018.


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