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Available Externships

Application Details
Paper applications are not accepted. Please email your application, BLS card, state issued photo ID, and vaccination report from BlueStar Diagnostics (formerly ArcPoint Lab) and email to CEHealthcare@collin.edu. There are free apps to download (Genius Scan being one) that will let you scan and email. You may also snap a photo of every page and email to CEHealthcare@collin.edu.  Applications must be submitted no later than 30 (thirty) days after the last day of your industry specific course.
 
The Externship General Application is required to be completed in full before a student will be considered for an externship.  Submit the completed application and all accompanying documents to the CE Health Sciences Department. Scan and email documents to cehealthcare@collin.edu.

General questions regarding the externship process can be directed to this same office by contacting CEHealthCare@collin.edu or 972.985.3761.

Externships are Competitive
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, candidates will only be contacted if selected for an interview. Turning in an application does not guarantee placement. Factors such as availability, location, communication skills level, appearance/hygiene, demeanor, and instructor recommendations are all variables that will be brought into consideration before a student can be selected by an employer for an externship placement. 

Paper application are not accepted. Please email your application, BLS card, state issued photo ID, and vaccination report from BlueStar Diagnostics (formerly ArcPoint Lab) and email to CEHealthcare@collin.edu. There are free apps to download (Genius Scan being one) that will let you scan and email. All documents must be sent in one email.

 

Available Externships
 * Health Career Success required prerequisite.

 
*Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) - 160 hours, $749
 
Dental Assistant - 50 hours, $300
 
*Health Unit Coordinator (HUC) - 120 hours, $349
(HUC externships are not available at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic.)
 
*Medical Billing  - 120 hours, $299
(Medical Billing externships are not available at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic.)
 
*Medical Administrative Assistant- 120 hours, $239
(Medical Administrative Assistant externships are not available at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic.)
*Pharmacy Technician - 120 hours, $349
  
Physical Therapy Aide - 40 hours
  • This externship is included in the course and is arranged by the instructor upon successful completion of the classroom portion
 
Veterinary Assistant - 500 hours, $599

 

 

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