Psychology Internships

Students wishing to enroll in an internship should make plans early. A few internships are available each semester and students should make preparations at least a semester ahead of time by applying for a specific internship. Students are allowed only one internship experience per student. The following internships are currently being supervised by our faculty. Please direct questions about internships to the faculty member supervising the internship.

Internships for Emphasis in General Psychology

Internships for Emphasis in Industrial Organizational Psychology

I/O internships may have specific course prerequisites.

*Contact Bro. Yohan Delton:  deltony@byui.edu

Internships for Emphasis in Health Psychology

Health internships may have specific course prerequisites.

Possible options for Health Psych Internships (PDF)

*Contact Bro. Robert Wright: wrightro@byui.edu


If a student would like to participate in an internship that is not listed, to receive credit from our department, the internship will need to be preapproved by the Department Chair and meet the criteria below:

  • Internships are electives, they are not required.
  • Only 2 or 3 credit internships are allowable
  • 2 credit = 100 hours and 3 credit = 150 hours
  • Internship must begin and conclude in the context of one semester
  • Students must be a junior or senior in good standing
  • Internship must provide student with opportunities that are directly related to the application of psychological principles
  • Supervisor at internship must oversee student's progress
  • While international internships are an option, they have a lengthy approval process and must be approved by BYUI VP's office
  • Intern will be required to submit weekly reports to track progress (or similar activity that the internship supervisor deems appropriate)
  • Student may choose to pursue scholarship opportunities through the Financial Aid Office
*For any other internship questions, contact Sis. Kynda Roberts at robertsk@byui.edu.