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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

In its 74th year, 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

Washington Semester Summer Internship Program

Spend nine weeks interning in Washington, D.C., augmented with a weekly seminar in your field of study.

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Mentorship students in Bath, England

Mentorship Program

American University's Mentorship Program is an enriching fall semester experience for students who will begin their degree program in the spring.

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High School Grads, College Students, & College Grads

Two interns in the Gap Year Program

AU Gap Program

Take up to 3 courses and earn 7-12 AU college credits while interning 3 days a week with a Washington, DC organization.

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