School of Professional & Extended Studies

School of Professional & Extended Studies

Internship Based Programs

Intern & Learn: Gap Year Program
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Mentorship Program: DC or UK

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Graduate online students in a classroom

New Career Guidance Program

Like a GPS for your career, the Career Direction Program helps online grad students determine a path forward.

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ELTA-ESL student Sonita Alizadeh

ELTA-ESL student honored by MTV Europe Music Awards

Sonita Alizadeh raps to fight against child marriage.

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Mentorship student Julian Wilson talking with someone about his work on the Judiciary Committee

Define Your Path to Success

Mentorship student Julian Wilson's internship with a senator led to an exciting position on the Judiciary Committee.

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Gap Program: Find Your Passion

I have already gained a range of invaluable experiences.

Yet, what really makes interning with Vital Voices such an important experience for me is being welcomed into a movement of women and men working together to ignite change towards a future of gender equality. To work in an environment of inclusion, empowerment, and optimism, as well as to explore a viable career path before attending college, has given me an invaluable opportunity to develop and explore my passions. Read More...

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