Our practicum placements have taken place in over 50 countries, partnering with over 80 country programs. Explore the interactive map below and see all our practicum partnerships.

Real World Experience

  • Put classroom knowledge into practice in a community in need.
  • Work within a government or non-government organization, a consulting firm or in the private sector. The Mortenson Center has cultivated relationsips with a breadth of organizations. (See some of our partners above and below.)
  • The typical practicum placement is two to three months over the summer after your first academic year.
  • You are matched with a practicum agency according to your topic of interest including water, sanitation, public health, humanitarian, biomedical, structural, research-focused and more.
  • Most placements are international.
  • Practicums are funded, in part, by the Mortenson Center.

Thank You to all of our Practicum Host Agencies: