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Washington Semester Programs

Gain real-world experience with a professional internship and academic seminars over the course of a semester.

College Students

Washington Semester Program students on the steps of Capitol Hill

Washington Semester Program

Since 1947, offering internships and seminars that align professional development with academic coursework.

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Washington Semester Summer Internship Program student at the White House

WSP Summer

Spend 8 weeks interning in Washington, DC, augmented with a weekly seminar in your field of study.

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Mentorship students in Bath, England

AU Cornerstone

AU Cornerstone is an enriching internship or study abroad experience offered exclusively to first year American University students.

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High School Grads

Two interns in the Gap Year Program

AU Gap Program

Intern at a renown DC organization and earn college credit! 

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