Prism Career Institute student helping patients through the externship program
Prism students get to apply some of the skills gained during the program in a real workplace setting

Externships: One of the Ways Prism Prepares Students For Future Employment

Many of Prism’s programs include an externship program. Students get the unique advantage of on-the-job experience at an approved, supervised off campus site.

Medical Program Externship Opportunities

In the various Prism medical programs, students may extern at:

  • Doctor’s Offices
  • Clinics
  • Hospitals
  • Medical Centers
  • Labs
  • Medical Billing and Insurance Companies

Supportive Learning Environment

The Externship allows the student to apply new skills and knowledge in a real-world setting. This provides a more practical educational experience which adds to the student’s success. Prism Career Institute is committed to making the student’s Externship a positive experience by working closely with the student to find the best fit based on student’s interests, preparedness and education.


Externship provides an opportunity to apply some of the skills gained during the program in a real workplace setting. It will also give the student exposure to diversity, respect and positive interpersonal relationships in the workplace. This experience should be included on student’s resume which can be beneficial in securing employment. It also provides the opportunity demonstrate competency, to network, and build relationships that can lead to employment at the externship site. This is a win-win result for the student and the employer.

Check out this article on the advantages you get through an externship.