BSN Student Nurse Extern Program

Program Requirements

Program application is closed. We will be notifying applicants advancing to the interview stage sometime in mid to end January.

2018 program applicants: please review the information below.

  • Faculty: you will submit the recommendation form electronically after you receive it directly from CollegeNet.
  • Students: you  may have two clinical instructors submit the recommendation
  1. Current enrollment in a traditional BSN nursing program
  2. Graduation date: December 2018 or Spring 2019 graduation
  3. Completion of junior level clinical requirements
  4. Completion of a minimum of three (3) clinical rotations by program start date (May 2018)
  5. Students with an interest in a Pediatric placement: completion of at least one clinical experience in a pediatric acute care hospital setting
  6. An overall 3.0 GPA or higher (we don't need your Fall 2017 grades)
  7. Clearly readable unofficial transcript
  8. Two recommendation forms from nursing faculty. ONE (1) of the forms must be from a clinical instructor
  9. Resume
  10. Professional Statement of Interest


Line up your faculty references in advance and have a back up reference if needed.

Program Areas:

  • Adult Critical Care
  • Adult Medical Surgical
  • Pediatric Critical Care
  • Pediatric Medical Surgical


Contact UsBSN Externship Staff and Location

Mary Anne V. Brancheau, BSN, RN-BC
Educational Nurse Coordinator
Nurse Externship Program & Clinical Placement Coordinator
Professional Development & Education

Mark Erber, MSN, RN
Staff Specialist
Professional Development and Education

Irene Knokh, M.Ed, MA
Instructional Design Consultant
Nurse Extern Program Coordinator
Professional Development & Education
















Target Audience: UMHS Nursing | Author/Contact: Externship Team| Web Publisher: Irene Knokh| December 14, 2017