Internship Opportunities

Our endorsing organizations and sponsors provide a number of field experience opportunities through their job boards and members of their organization.

Aging Services Associations

Find career opportunities in senior living and aging services through the trade associations below.
American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA)
Career Center
American Health Care Association (AHCA)Long Term Care Career Center
American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA)Rising Leaders
ArgentumSenior Living Careers
LeadingAgeCareers
National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC)Career Center
National Investment Center (NIC)NIC Internship Program

Senior Living Partners

Gain in house experience in senior living and aging services through the organizations below.
American Senior Communities Careers 
BHI Senior Living Careers 
Greystone Careers 
The Kendal Corporation Careers 
 Internship Updates 
LeadingAge SEP Internship, The Clare
Professional Development Program (AIT)
 
Marquis Companies 

Careers

Post Acute Rehab Internship

 
PointClickCare Co-Ops/Internships 
Silverado Careers: Join Our Team 
Ziegler Careers: Join Our Team 

Additional Resources

National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB)
Seeking Licensure and Exam Study Materials
Preceptor Training Modules
National Administrator-in-Training Program Manual

Suggested Resources

Learn more about the development and advancement of administration in senior care from these publications.
Johs-Artisensi, J. L., & Olson, D. M. (2017). A long-term care administration practicum cohort model with adjunctive applied, online coursework. Journal of Health Administration Education, 34(4), 639–649.
 Johs-Artisensi, J. L., & Olson, D. M. (2012). Advancing practices to enhance the field experience of developing long-term care administrators. White Paper, New York City/Washington, DC: The Commonwealth Fund and NAB Foundation.
Johs-Artisensi, J. L., & Olson, D. M. (2015). Development of a preceptor certification program to effectively prepare preceptors for future health and aging service administrators. The Journal of Health Administration Education, 32(1), 103–121.
Olson, D. M., Johs-Artisensi, J. L., & Vaughan, T. S. (2013). Advancing practices for developing the field experience for health and aging services administrators. The Journal of Health Administration Education, 30(2), 73–88.

Higher Education Resources for Field Experience Program Information

Universities are a great source of information related to field experiences. Field experience opportunities can be found on the university’s website, their related handshake platform or distributed by faculty. Additional information about individual universities can be found within our digital directory of programs.