The Buckeye Ranch has a strong commitment to preparing future professionals who are dedicated to a career of supporting children, youth, and families. Our internship program offers valuable opportunities for students in relevant fields.
Interns at the Buckeye Ranch have opportunities to develop knowledge and skills consistent with our Principles of Quality Care:
Our large continuum of care allows students to find placements in areas of interest ranging from Intensive Mental Health services in residential, school-based, or community-based settings to Child Welfare Services such as Foster Care, working with transitional-aged youth or Child Welfare specialists. Interns at the Buckeye Ranch receive weekly individual supervision that meets or exceeds university and/or licensing requirements. Additionally, our interns receive extensive training including, but not limited to:
Completing an internship at the Buckeye Ranch will prepare you to begin a career with knowledge and skills needed to create healthy children and youth, strong families, and flourishing communities.
We prioritize placements for students who are:
We do not provide paid placements.
An internship at The Buckeye Ranch allows you to have a positive impact on the lives of the young people we serve. When you work with us, you’re working with thousands of clients whose lives you can help change.
We work with young people in need all throughout, and beyond, Central Ohio. Internships at The Buckeye Ranch offer the opportunity to impact their lives in a positive way.
Get real-world experience in your chosen field, interacting with clients in need and professionals in the field. The Buckeye Ranch interns come away with know-how they can’t get anywhere else.