As a partner of the Washington Semester Program, you will be connected to 70 years of experience providing college students from around the U.S. and the world with internships and experiential courses that align professional development with academic coursework.
3,000 Internship Organizations
The Washington Semester Program has partnerships throughout the U.S. and world with colleges and universities that send their students to DC for internship and academic seminars. In addition, the Washington Semester Program works with 3,000+ organizations in the DC area that promote their internships for our students.
Internship Resource Information
Each year, organizations throughout the Washington, DC area work with the School of Professional & Extended Studies to list internships in our database or attend our Internship Fair. To learn more about how your organization can affiliate with the Washington Semester Program, please contact:
Amy Morrill Bijeau
Associate Director of Career and Internship Advising
175 College and University Partners
As of fall 2017, we have approximately 175 U.S. and international partners. This diversity allows Washington Semester Program students to develop a deeper understanding of the world, which also broadens their outlook on their college studies and future career plans.
When you become a partner with American University's Washington Semester Program, your students will be part of an accredited, university-affiliated DC internship program. To learn more, contact:
Assistant Dean for Undergraduate & Post-Baccalaureate Programs
Partner Resource Information
Please contact our Washington Semester Recruiting Team below if you would like to:
- Request brochures or posters for your campus or students
- Request a campus visit
- Request virtual information for your students/class