Political Science

Intern with Dianne Feinstein.

Internship Ideas

Some of the possibilities available to Political Science majors in Washington DC:

  • The White House
  • International Law Institute
  • Any US Senator or Representative
  • Amnesty International
  • Office of the Attorney General of the District of Columbia
  • National Organization for Women
  • Republican Governors' Association
  • Democratic National Committee
  • American Foreign Policy Council
  • US Department of State

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!