International Relations

Kamaal Thomas, intern at the Department of Homeland Security.

Internship Ideas

Some of the possibilities available to International Relations majors in Washington DC:

  • Amnesty International
  • The Globalist
  • INTERPOL
  • European Union
  • Africa Society
  • Oxfam America
  • US Department of State
  • Nixon Center
  • Center for National Security Studies

Major/Minor Credit

Many UCD majors and minors incorporate credits earned while completing an internship and/or an independent research project.  Students in some programs have been able to use their Washington Program Internship (WAS 192) and Research Seminar (WAS 199) credits as substitutions for their major or minor requirements. 

Check with your advisor to see if you can do this as well!