Outside the Classroom - Practicum Field Placements
Serving a wider population of about 120,000 people, Williamsport is the epicenter of human services for not only Lycoming County but several surrounding counties in north central Pennsylvania. Opportunities for internships (practicum field placements) abound right outside your classroom door. Additionally, we have a history of placement of anthropology-concentration students in nationally-competitive summer internship programs at both the American Museum of Natural History in New York and the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC.
Examples of recent local practicum placements for the Department of Anthropology-Sociology include, but are not limited to: