Students also gain practical experience through a variety of off-campus study programs including study abroad, The Washington Internship Institute and more.
Students may choose to study abroad for up to a year and often complete an internship as part of their study abroad experience.
Washington Internship Institute
Through a partnership with the Washington Internship Institute, students may spend a semester in Washington DC, taking classes in politics and policy or international and foreign policy studies and gaining professional experience through a related internship.
Students can spend a semester or a summer in New York City, taking classes and gaining hands-on internship experience with the Bard Globalization and International Affairs program. Students engage in the study and practice of international law; international relations theory; global public health; political economy; international reporting; and other aspects of international affairs.
The Capital Semester offers students the opportunity to experience total immersion in state institutions and state politics in Harrisburg.