Health Studies Internships

Undergraduate health studies students are required to complete at least 350 hours of internship experience. The current HS 4121 Internship Manual and the current list of approved sites provide additional information. 

Kinesiology Internships

Undergraduate kinesiology students are required to complete 350 hours of internship experience. You can choose whether you want to do 350 hours at a cardiac rehabilitation or a corporate fitness location. We are here to help you figure out which route is right for your chosen career field.

Below are examples of the pre-approved sites for our internship program. Other locations are subject to department approval. A list of approved sites is located in the current Kinesiology Practicum/Internship Manual.

For more information, contact Kinesiology Internship Coordinator Barbara Barnick-Ben-Ezra, Ph.D., 940-898-2340.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Internship Sites

Baylor Heart and Vascular HospitalDallas

Baylor Scott & White All Saints Hospital – Fort Worth

Baylor Scott & White Medical CenterGrapevine

Baylor Scott and White Medical CenterIrving

Baylor Scott and White Medical Center  Lake Pointe

Baylor Scott and White Medical CenterWaxahachie

Denton Regional Medical Center

Fit-N-Wise Rehabilitation CenterDecatur

The Heart Hospital Baylor Denton

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano

Houston Methodist Hospital Smith TowerHouston

Institute for Healthy LivingGood Shepherd Medical Center, Longview, TX 

Marshall Life Center Good Shepherd Medical Center, Marshall, TX

Medical City Denton

Medical Center of Lewisville

Medical City - North Richland Hills

Medical Center of Plano

Medical CityDallas

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical CenterHouston

Memorial HermannSW Hospital, Houston

Methodist Charlton Medical CenterDallas

Paris Regional Medical Center

Parkland Health and Hospital SystemDallas

St. Luke’s Episcopal HospitalHouston

Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital

Texas Health Harris Methodist HospitalAlliance

Texas Health Harris Methodist HospitalHEB

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital - Stephenville

Texas Health Huguley HospitalFort Worth South 

Texas Health Presbyterian HospitalAllen

Texas Health Presbyterian HospitalDallas

Texas Health Presbyterian HospitalDenton

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital - Plano

Texoma Medical CenterDenison

Corporate Fitness Internship Sites

Cooper Fitness CenterDallas

Coppell Family YMCACoppell

Cross Timbers Family YMCAFlower Mound

Driven Elite Fitness and Health

EXOS (Corporate, Frisco)

Health Fitness Corporate Locations (Richardson, Plano, Fort Worth)

Larry North Fitness The Solana Club, Westlake

Lennox InternationalRichardson

Medifit Capital MetroAustin

Michael Johnson Performance CenterMcKinney

Motiva Fitness CenterRichardson

Plano Family YMCA


S2S Functional Performance

Texas Health Harris Methodist Fitness CenterHEB

Texas Health Harris Methodist Fitness CenterFort Worth

Texas Health Huguley Fitness CenterFort Worth South

Telos Fitness Center

Trophy Fitness ClubIrving

Verizon Health and Wellness Centers (Irving, Southlake, Richardson)

YMCA Waxahachie

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