Outside Classroom Enrichment

helping voters sign in
Kaity Assaf, Senior, interned for Congressman Bill Pascrell this semester.

General Internships (21:790:497): One 3-credit Internship in Political Science may be applied to a Major or Minor with the approval of the Internship Director or department Chair.

Capitol building
TWC Political Science interns visit the capital: Cristhian Frasica, Maria Taco, Maria Zamora Porras and Daniela Nieves





The Washington Center Internship Program (21:790:397)

The Department awards Washington Center Internship Program participants 15 credits for the spring and fall semesters and 12 credits for the summer semester.

Only six (6) credits of these credits may be applied to the Major with the approval of the Internship Director or department Chair.



R-sticker in front of Pyramids in Giza
Political Science students, Hector Perez and Jessiah Paul, visited Egypt during their OBU study abroad program.


The Oxford Brookes University Study Abroad Program*

In conjunction with ExternalRutgers-Global, the Department offers students the unique opportunity to take advantage of our special relationship with the Oxford Brookes University, in the United Kingdom. Students can complete up to three upper-level electives (during the spring or fall semester).

*Open only to political science majors and minors in the School of Arts and Sciences-Newark.

For more information on any of the programs, contact:

Hyacinth Miller
Teaching Instructor 
Internship & Study Abroad Director
Department of Political Science
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey - Newark Campus
360 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd 
Hill Hall, Room 718
Newark, New Jersey 07102