The Independent Learning Experience (ILE) requirement may be fulfilled in several ways.
Students interested in research should contact the relevant professor and students interested in internship opportunities should connect with their advisor. View titles of recent honors theses.
The Summer Fellows program at Ursinus allows you, as a sophomore or junior, to pursue an independent scholarly project under the close tutelage of a Anthropology and Sociology faculty mentor.
Many students in the department take advantage of the close proximity of Ursinus to Philadelphia to gain experience in several settings. Learn more about internships through the Career and Professional Development Office.
Students are encouraged to study abroad to challenge cultural assumptions, receive international experience, and diversify their education.