Qualifications & Benefits

Preceptor Qualifications

  • Currently practice as an ARNP, MD, DO or PA; additionally practicing interdisciplinary healthcare providers are also accepted
  • Have a minimum of 1 year of experience in the clinical area you will be precepting
  • Hold an unencumbered, active license for the state in which the student will be precepted
  • Provide documentation of licensure and national board certification


At this time we are unable to pay preceptors for the valuable work they do.  However, we think you may be interested in the following benefits:

  • Opportunity to become adjunct faculty at Washington State University
  • Signed verification of precepting hours. These can be applied toward board and/or licensure recertification requirements.
  • Opportunity to apply to be a paid Clinical Evaluator (graduate preceptors only)
  • Free CE opportunities