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Washington Semester

United States -

Tags: Economics, Environmental Studies, Gender Studies, Global Studies, Government, International Studies

Advisor: Mr. Arnold Shober


The Washington Semester enables students to participate in a thematic program of study at the American University in Washington, D.C. In addition to the core seminar, students pursue an internship related to the program topic and an independent study project. The Lawrence-approved program tracks are: American Politics, International Environment and Development, International Law and Organizations, Justice and Law, Peace and Conflict Resolution, Islam and World Affairs Foreign Policy, and Global Economics and Business.


No prerequisites are listed for this program.

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Important Details

Duration and Application Information:

Offering Duration: Semester

Direct admission is not available for this program.

Language(s) of Coursework:

Primary: English

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