Experience the Nation’s Capital, learn from experts, intern & explore your career, earn credits, and build a network for your future!
The SUNY Washington Internship Program, https://www.brockport.edu/academics/washington/, allows students to experience the excitement of our nation’s capital, an ideal location to experience direct involvement professionally in your field of study. Spend the Semester in Washington, D.C., studying, working and earning 16 academic credits (undergraduate) or 9 credits (graduate). Since 1967, more than 3,700 students have participated in this elite internship program. It is open to junior, senior, post-graduate and graduate students from colleges and universities around the world. There are opportunities for All Majors!
(*Program may be conducted either hybrid, in-person, or remotely, depending on current conditions)
You can see examples of possible internships (by category) listed here: https://www.brockport.edu/academics/washington/internship.html
Program Activities and Networking
Academic Course – Seminar in Public Policy-making process
Career advice and counseling
Expert speakers and site visits
Junior level, or higher.
Competitive GPA (2.75 suggested)
- No application fee
- $350 program deposit, after acceptance
- Tuition – NY State students – 16 credits in-state tuition; Non-NY State students – 16 credits out-of-state tuition
- Housing (*if program is in-person)
Includes: On-site orientation upon arrival in Washington D.C., Seminar course, Internship placement, advisement, counseling provided by the Washington D.C. office, and Brockport’s Study Abroad Office Services.