This course is the capstone to the Health Information Technology program.  The purpose of the HIT PPE (professional practice experience) is to offer further information technology development experience for students that addresses significant application issues specific to the health domain.  The internship is an opportunity for students to apply theories, ideas, principles, and skills learned in the classroom to Health IT practice.  This course will be offered in an 8-week format with a total of 96 hours of student/PPE site interaction.