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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POL 4852 - Public Service Fall or Spring Internship

Credits: 4

Public Service placements include government agencies/offices in the legislative, executive and judicial branches at either the national, state or local levels of government.  Other acceptable placements include non-profits, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and in certain cases, placements could include private business organizations with appropriate governmental or public affairs activities. Students must work in the field at least an average of 10-12 hours per week for 12 weeks, for a minimum of 120 hours in the field.  In addition, students will work individually with the Internship Director to produce a 10-12 page reflective research paper on a topic related to the internship experience.  
Prerequisite(s): Permission from the instructor.
Fulfills: X in LS Core.
When Offered: Fall or Spring