ExRx.net Remote Internship Program

ExRx.net is accepting applications from students and recent graduates for our remote internship program. Remote internships are for academic credit and/or experience only with no stipend. Applications are accepted on a year round basis for spring, summer and fall internships.

An internship with ExRx.net provides a unique learning opportunity which will assist the student or graduate in gaining valuable work experience. Interns choose assignments based on available projects and their interests. Upon acceptance, interns will receive remote training and guidance for their assignments of interest. Interns will utilize a variety of online tools to complete their projects. Some projects may be completed in cooperation with other interns, as part of a professional multicultural team with contractors across the globe, or in cooperation with our Board of Editors.

Requirements by Trek

  • Exercise / Health Trek
    • Senior with 3.0 GPA or higher, graduate student, or recent graduate from an accredited college or university majoring in exercise physiology, kinesiology, physical education, health education, health promotion or related field
  • Computer Science Trek
    • Graduate of coding bootcamp or student studying, computer programming, web development, app development, cyber security, UI/UX, etc.
  • Business Trek
    • Senior with 3.0 GPA or higher, graduate student, or recent graduate from an accredited college or university majoring in business administration, marketing, entrepreneurship, etc.
  • Nutrition Trek
    • Senior with 3.0 GPA or higher, graduate student, or recent graduate from an accredited college or university majoring in Nutrition or related field

Other Requirements

  • Reliable internet connection
  • Strong computer skills
  • Self-directed and able to work with little supervision
  • Excellent written and verbal communication ability
  • Quick learner and outstanding organizational skills

College Credit

With approval from your college or university, you can gain internship, practicum, or independent study credit while working on interesting projects. Students will need to check with their academic adviser or internship supervisor to confirm academic credit can be earned for this sort of internship. Commitment of number of hours worked are dependent upon your college's academic requirements. Students should speak with their academic advisor regarding credit requirements.

No College Credit

This program is for those who have already graduated school and are not looking to fulfill academic credits but, instead, who have an interest in (1) gaining valuable work experience, (2) building their resume, and (3) obtaining a job reference.

200 hours are required to complete this internship. The program will take just over 13 weeks working 15 hours a week or 10 weeks working 20 hours a week.


Our remote internship treks follow with sample past projects.

Exercise Trek

  • Review, edit, and expand reviews of literature from past interns
  • Research journal articles and other resources
  • Write reviews of literature on specific topics
  • Develop and improve online quizzes for CEUs
  • Proofread and edit website content
  • Video exercises
  • Conduct performance study with friends and family
  • Perform biomechanical analysis of selected exercises
  • Review and edit website and exercise database

Computer Trek

App Development Option
  • Assist in development of Web or Mobile App
  • Extending our Exercise API and control panel
  • Creating project specifications and designing wireframes
  • Develop CMS add-ons
  • Implementing third party APIs
  • Refactoring Code
Webmaster Option
  • Assist in maintaining and developing websites
  • Specify project requirements
  • Video and graphics editing
  • Research web technologies and make recommendations
  • Installing apps, extensions, and updates
  • Setting up and hardening servers
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Business Trek

  • Manage projects and remote staff
  • Research, exectute, and analyze marketing campaigns
  • Implement approved plans
  • Make recommendations based on metrics and observe business practices
  • Specify project requirements and collect bids from prospective contractors
  • Research future business alliances and start-ups
  • Assist in developing new ventures

Nutrition Trek

  • Review, edit, and expand reviews of literature from past interns
  • Research journal articles and other resources
  • Write reviews of literature on specific topics
  • Proofread and edit website content
  • Research analyze diet and nutrition tools and make recommendations for online and mobile app
  • Interview experts in the field of diet and nutrition

Also see our past remote interns (exercise science and computer science) and remote support staff working internationally.


Applicants should email resume:

James Griffing
ExRx.net Principal
[email protected]


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