To apply for the Child Life Practicum at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, complete and return a completed application packet.

We accept practicum applications for the Summer ONLY. 

Practicum applications must be RECEIVED by Feb. 1.

Application packets must include the following: 

  • Practicum Application.
  • Academic transcript.
  • One letter of reference.
  • Resume.

We eagerly await the opportunity to train highly motivated and qualified students and invite you to apply.  

Download a PDF of the Practicum Application.

Applicants selected for further review will be contacted via email to set up a video interview.

Those candidates not invited to proceed with the selection process will be notified by March 1.

Please return application packet by mail to:

Child life Education Specialist
Child Life Department, MLC: 5003
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
3333 Burnet Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039

Questions may be addressed to the Child Life Education Specialist,