Study Abroad

Power and Politics in DC

IMG_7928cropPower and Politics in DC

Washington, DC


Go behind closed doors in the nation’s capital where many of America’s most important political decisions are made! During the Spring semester, you’ll explore case studies and eyewitness accounts of politics and policymaking. Then, spend two weeks in May in Washington, D.C., interacting with elected officials and other powerbrokers while exploring many of the nation’s most noteworthy political landmarks and centers of power. Enjoy networking opportunities most Political Science majors can only dream of.

Course Information

Course: PSC 2398: Power and Politics inside DC

Term: Spring 2014

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisite: None

Faculty Leaders: Dr. Martin Kifer & Dr. Sam Whitt


Program Details

Dates: May 4- 17, 2014

Estimated Cost: $2,199-2,299 (11-15 students)

                                  $2,399-2,499 (8-10 students)

Click here for more information about the Power and Politics Program.


Application Information

To receive detailed information about the application process, please contact the faculty leaders for this course, or stop by our office in Slane 324. You can also connect with us at

Application Deadline: Friday, November 1, 2013; 5:00pm

Selected students will be notified by Wednesday, November 25, 2013.


The Office of Study Abroad is located in Cottrell Hall, Suite 142.
Phone: (336) 841-9280

Click here to meet your study abroad team.


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