Earn credit while living and studying in another country. Lawrence is affiliated with over 50 programs in 30 countries, and we offer programs for almost every major. Whether you want to study a second language, dive deeper into your major, or pursue an outside interest or follow your curiosity, we like to think we have something for everyone. 

  • Your financial aid will travel with you to help cover the costs of the program.
  • Grades earned on the program will automatically apply; there is no need to petition to have your grades transferred.

Please note that participation in programs listed with a (G) designation below will automatically fulfill the Global Diversity general education requirement.

Washington Semester

United States -

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

Advisor: Mr. Arnold Shober

Description:

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.

Prerequisites:

No prerequisites are listed for this program.

For more information:

http://www.american.edu/spexs/washingtonsemester/index.cfm


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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