Situated in Washington, D.C., Georgetown University's Master of Arts in Democracy and Governance offers students the opportunity to pursue internships and employment opportunities relevant to their coursework. Students can receive up to six (6) academic credits through research tutorials designed to synthesize the workplace experience with program coursework.
More than 75 percent of Democracy and Governance students intern or work full-time for the federal government, non-profit organizations, consulting firms, and think tanks.
More information about our students' international work can be found in the 2013 Democracy and Governance Alumni Survey. The full document is available here.
The Democracy and Governance Program works with the Walsh School of Foreign Service Career Development Center and its career advisers to help students identify and obtain internships and careers relevant to their studies and interests.
To date, students and graduates have interned or obtained full-time employment with the following organizations:
McCain 2008 Presidential Campaign
Obama 2008 Presidential Campaign
Romney 2012 Presidential Campaign