Exercise Science, Sports Management & Sports Administration/JD Law Majors:

An opportunity for students to gain practical experience under careful supervision by working in university programs or offices, public agencies or businesses, sport clubs, sports medicine clinics, community or adult fitness programs, high school, media and communications, programs for the elderly, athletic administration, intramural and facility management or other appropriate work experiences.  Objectives, evaluation procedure for the conduct of the intership are jointly planned by the student, the instructor and the program supervisor.

Organizations We Have Worked In Partnership

 Arkansas State University  Kane County Cougars
 Baltimore Ravens M & T Bank Stadium  Kansas City Chiefs
 Beloit Snappers  Kansas City T-Bones
 Calvin College  Los Angeles Dogers
 Camp Arcadia-Lutheran Camp Association  Masterplan Group
 Cardinal Fitness  Memorial High School
 Carmel Clay Parks & recreation  Merrillville High School
 Chesterton Parks Deparment  Metropolitan School District
 Chicago Bandits  New York Yankees
 Chicago Bears  Pacers Sports & Entertainment
 Chicago Bulls  Patrick Industries
 Chicago Cubs  Portage High School
 Chicago Public Schools  Porter County Parks and Recreation
 Chicago Sky (WNBA)  Purdue University North Central
 Chicago White Sox  Quincy University
 Cleveland Indians  River City Rascals
 Comcast Sports Net  Riverton High School
 Concordia Lutheran High School  Saint Mary's College Athletics
 Dallas Cowboys  St. Louis Cardinals
 Dynasty Athlete Represtation, LLC  Steiner Sports Marketing
 Finish Strong Indoor Sportsplex  TPX Top 96, Inc.
 First Job in Sports  Unviersity of Notre Dame
 Fort Wayne Comets Hockey Club  US Olympic Committee
 Gary/Southshore Railcats  USA Taekwondo
 Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center  USSF "C" National Coaching License
 Green Bay Bullfrogs Baseball Team  Valparaiso High School
 Green Bay Packers  Valparaiso Parks and Recreation
 Houston Texans  Valparaiso University
 Indiana Invaders FC  VanGough Builders Enterprises, LLC
 Indiana Sports Corporation  Victory Sports Network
 Indianapolis Colts  Westosha Central High School

Study Abroad:

Students may take advantage of any of Valpo’s study abroad programs as well as its semester programs in Chicago, New York, and Washington, D.C.  These programs are designed to set up connections from around the world while gaining a first class education in a foreign setting.