Middle East & South Asia Studies


Internship Ideas

Some of the possibilities available to Middle East & South Asia Studies majors in Washington DC:

  • Center for Strategic & International Studies
  • Middle East Institute
  • Stimson Center
  • Council on Foreign Relations
  • Brookings Institution
  • U.S.-Saudi Arabian Business Council
  • Amnesty International
  • Institute for Palestine Studies
  • Center for International Private Enterprise
  • Project on Middle East Democracy

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!