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Lactation Clinical Internship

ASU expert faculty with over 30+ years in the lactation and education field have developed an integrated 530 hours of clinical internship with one of the lowest prices in the industry from accredited universities.  This internship gives an in-depth perspective of the lactation consultant profession. The Academy of Lactation Education Programs has a team of clinical experts ready to support you along the journey. The program is part of the Edson School of Nursing and Health Care Innovation. Be sure to check out the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) for specific information.

Current clinical placement is in the greater Phoenix, Arizona area. 

Outside of Phoenix area clinical placement, please contact Gini Baker, RN, MPH, IBCLC at

Program Details

  • 18-months to complete. Self-Paced with arranged schedule at clinical sites 

  • Open enrollment dates coordinated with clinical placement availability 

  • Application Fee: $75

  • IBLCE Pathway 3 Fee: ~$100

  • Tuition: $2500. Payment plan available 

  • Clinical Placement and On-Boarding Fees: ~$300

  • Use same course materials from 95-hour lactation education program

How to Apply

Step 2


Submit Application
Phone interview with questions and answers
Program tuition due on acceptance

Step 3

Accepted applicants only 

Complete the onboarding checklist.
Submit via MyClinicalExchange.
Program tuition due on acceptance.

Journey of a Lactation Consultant

Questions about the lactation internship program? Please contact