UNC REX Healthcare Careers

Nursing Externship Program

Next program start date: May 2019

General Program Overview

  • Ten week program
  • One week hospital orientation including: General Orientation, Clinical Orientation, Clinical Computer Orientation, & New Nurse Orientation
  • Unit-based orientation and preceptorship with a seasoned nurse preceptor
  • Opportunities to develop and utilize clinical skills encompassed by the Nursing
  • Assistant II certification
  • Role shadowing opportunities for special procedures and in various specialty care areas
  • Monthly peer support and continuing education sessions

To be eligible, candidates must:

    • Be entering senior year of nursing school in Fall 2018
    • Have a cumulative 2.75 GPA or higher (preferred not required)
    • Achieve a Nurse Aide II certification prior to start date

Application Process

Apply online - starting January 2019

  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Services
  • Intermediate Care
  • Med/Surg Services
  • Women's & Children's Services

Upload college transcript as part of your application process. Official transcript not required.

*Applications will not be reviewed until all supporting documents are received.