Religious Studies

Intern at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Internship Ideas

Some of the possibilities available to Religious Studies majors in Washington DC:

  • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • National Archives
  • National Partnership for Women and Families
  • International Center for Religion and Diplomacy
  • Amnesty International
  • National Museum of American History
  • Smithsonian
  • Supreme Court
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Peace Corps

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!