All majors in the department are required to complete an internship or independent study. Many HHP students complete internships with local companies or organizations as a way to gain experience with the fields in which they want to work. The department handles all internship placements ensuring quality experiences for each.

Placements for recent interns:

Advanced Physical Therapy
Bradley Free Clinic
Cardiology Associates of Roanoke
Carilion Cardiac Rehabilitation
Lewis Gale Clinic
Old Dominion Athletic Conference
Radford University Strength and Conditioning
Roanoke Athletic Club
Roanoke County Schools (working with athletic directors)
Salem Red Sox
Virginia Amateur Sports
Salem Parks and Recreation Department
Salem Civic Center

Recent Graduate Takes Part in Prestigious NCAA Internship

Recent Graduate Takes Part in Prestigious NCAA Internship

“Roanoke College provides its students with the opportunity to interact on a personal level with the faculty. There are a number of professors on campus who motivated me on a daily basis, especially within the health and human performance department,” says Dowell.

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