INTERNSHIP IN STEM CAREERS
Credits: 3 units, 1.5 Fall Semester, 1.5 Spring Semester
PREREQUISITE: unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher; 95% attendance or higher
REQUIREMENTS FOR PLACEMENT: Gained technical experience through sending high school programs OR completed an
STA program as a junior.
Students interested in an internship such as Cerner Scholars should apply for Internship in the STEM Careers program. Selection
of Cerner Scholars is ultimately up to Cerner.
This course/internship offers students a chance to earn high school credit for a unique, problem-based learning experience in a
highly competitive work environment in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Students will secure an
internship in an area that matches their chosen area of focus. Interns will work collaboratively to solve a variety of relevant
problems, as well as participate in real-work and job exploration activities. At the completion of the program, interns will
demonstrate their communication and collaborative skills through a senior exposition.