NAU Political Sciences & International Affairs internship opportunities
Employers look beyond academic credentials and seek candidates with workplace experience and success. Internships while earning your degree at NAU will give you experience in a variety of settings and open doors to many career opportunities. Add an internship to your résumé and make yourself more marketable after graduation.
Internships are a great way to:
- Open doors
- Develop job and life skills
- Explore possible career directions
- Add to your networking
- Build your resume
They occur in many different settings – you will likely find one to match your interests. Northern Arizona University students earning degrees in political science and/or global studies have learned in a variety of settings and environments, including:
- State legislature
- Non-profit organizations
- Private law practices
- Environmental groups
- Political campaigns at national, state, and local levels
- Lobbying organizations
- International governments and organizations
All formalized intern experiences are eligible for academic credit. In addition, some internships include a stipend.
- Phoenix and Arizona (statewide)
- Arizona Deliberates
- Washington, D.C.
- Office of Sustainability
Available university-wide internships and resources
Additional internship opportunities may be available to NAU students in Political Sciences & International Affairs at other locations on campus. Please consult NAU’s Internship Resources for more information.