East Asian Studies


Internship Ideas

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

  • Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies
  • National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum
  • Office of Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs
  • Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance
  • National Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center
  • Asia America Initiative
  • US Department of State
  • US-ASEAN Business Council
  • Smithsonian

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!