The Rhodes Department of Political Science offers for its majors a sixteen-week study of national government in Washington, D.C. For those who wish to pursue this program, we affiliate with American University. The "Washington Semester" consists of seminars, internship, and research projects so that participants can gain a detailed, hands-on knowledge of government and establish connections in D.C.
The Capital Semester Program, located at Georgetown University, offers a one-semester program of study in Washington, D.C. This program focuses on the principles of constitutional government and the relationships between economics and public policy. The Capital Semester offers students a wide range of internships and extra-curricular experiences. For more information, contact Prof. Stephen Wirls.