GLOA 695: Internship

Internship Option

On-the-job training related to the Global Affairs MA through an approved internship. You may apply up to 3 credits of GLOA 695 to your declared specialization.

Who is eligible for enrollment in GLOA 695?

Enrollment is open to only current Accelerated and MA Global Affairs students who have:

  • earned a total of 6 graduate credits
  • successfully completed GLOA 600 and GLOA 610 or GLOA 615
  • have a 3.0 GPA overall

How many credits can I earn?

Anywhere from 1 to 3 credits. The number of credits you receive for GLOA 695 is tied to the amount of work you complete at your internship site. May be repeated within the term for a maximum of 9 credits. 

For 1 credit: 

  • Work at least 45 hours over the course of 8 weeks
  • Fulfill all requirements as outlined in the syllabus 

For 2 credits: 

  • Work at least 90 hours over the course of 8 weeks
  • Fulfill all requirements as outlined in the syllabus
  • Submit monthly check-ins to the instructor of GLOA 695  

For 3 credits:

  • Work at least 135 hours over the course of 8 weeks
  • Fulfill all requirements as outlined in the syllabus
  • Create learning objectives in consultation with the instructor of GLOA 695
  • Submit monthly check-ins to the instructor of GLOA 695  

Please note that in order to earn academic credit, you must pay tuition for the course.

Completed an internship?

Don't forget to submit information about your experience to the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. You might be featured on their site as well as the Global Affairs website!

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