The Department of Political Science at Grove City College assists students in gaining meaningful internships in government, policy, business and journalism. Recently, students have interned at "Meet the Press,” The Washington Times, the United States Supreme Court, the executive branch of government, state capitols, private interest groups, the State Department, the National Reconnaissance Office (an intelligence agency), the Office of Naval Intelligence,  think-tanks like the Heritage Foundation and more.  The number and variety of internship opportunities are endless.

Our Washington Internship Program is available to students from all majors, following their sophomore year. Students may receive up to fifteen credits for fall or spring semesters and up to nine credits for a summer internship.

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities

​An integral component to an excellent undergraduate education, research opportunities help prepare students for top graduate and professional programs and successful careers in professional sectors.


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Current Students

​Every student’s story is different, and how you choose to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you.

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After Graduation

​Following graduation, many of our graduates attend top law schools or pursue advanced degrees in political science, public administration and public policy.

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Minor in National Security Studies

​Students gain timely and global insight into the salient issues surrounding national security matters, both theoretical and historical.

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B.A. in Political Science

​The Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science prepares students to excel in competitive graduate and professional programs as well as careers in law, government and business.

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Related Resources

​Recommended resources by the Department of Political Science faculty.

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