Army Medicine


Learn about the different opportunities the Army offers to current medical and dental students.

Clinical Psychology Internship Program

Professions covered: Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Allied Health

Attend an APA-accredited Army pre-doctoral internship program located at one of five Army hospitals. Receive excellent training and clinical experience while working at a military medical facility. Our internships develop clinical psychologists capable of providing autonomous psychological services in a variety of applied military settings while they develop their professional identity as a psychologist.

  • Benefits
  • Requirements
  • Internships
  • You’ll be appointed as an active duty officer with full pay and allowances commensurate with rank during the program.
  • Complete all coursework toward a Ph.D. or Psy.D. at an APA-accredited clinical or counseling psychology doctoral program.
  • Applicants must complete the internship application process electronically through the APPIC website. In addition, intern applicants must also apply to become active duty Army officers with an Army Health Care Recruiter.

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Specialized Training Assistance Program

Professions covered: Medical, Dental, Nurse

This assistance program is designed for physicians currently enrolled in accredited residency programs. You'll receive a monthly stipend of more than $2,200. Once you have finished the program, you'll train as part of an Army Reserve unit and serve when needed.

  • Benefits
  • Requirements
  • $2,200+ monthly stipend
  • Requirements for Medical:
    • Be a physician currently enrolled in an accredited residency program
  • Requirements for Dental:
    • Be a resident currently enrolled in an accredited residency program for oral surgery, prosthodontic or comprehensive dentistry

Audiology Externship Program

Professions covered: Audiology

During this one-year clinical externship, you'll train at Womack Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, N.C. This program is open to students who have completed all academic coursework for a clinical doctorate in audiology.

  • Benefits
  • Requirements
  • You’ll be an active duty officer while in the program with commensurate pay and benefits.
  • Have completed all academic coursework for a clinical doctorate in audiology

Medical and Dental School Stipend Program (MDSSP)

Professions covered: Medical, Dental

The MDSSP program provides a monthly stipend of more than $2,200 for medical students currently attending medical school.

  • Benefits
  • Requirements
  • A $2,200+ monthly stipend
  • You must be enrolled in an accredited medical or dental program