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## Structure and Design of the Internship

Historically, supervised practice or internships have played an essential role in the preparation of student affairs practitioners. Most graduate preparation programs have offered such experiences for decades, and they are generally viewed as a fundamental component of the curriculum (Winston et al., 2001). Indeed, as discussed in Chapter 1 , supervised practice experiences are a core component of the CAS master’s-level preparation standards (Miller, 2001).