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Changing Lives, Transforming the World

The LCU Washington program provides qualified students with a semester long internship in the nation’s capital. Students complete a full-time, entry level professional internship in their chosen career field, and they participate in various professional development and academic learning experiences. Opportunities are available for fall, spring, and summer semesters, and students receive full academic credit for the internships.


  • Gain an Edge in the Job Market
  • Develop Professional Work Skills
  • Sample Potential Careers
  • Establish Networks of Contacts and Employers
  • Build Stronger Resumes
  • Improve Self-Confidence and Leadership
  • Explore the Nation's Capital

"Working in Washington has helped me to grow in ways
that I have rarely experienced."
-- Clarice Gerbl ('15)

 Current  Interns

  • Cassidy Davis, English major, 826DC
  • Kensey Johnson, Business Administration and Marketing major, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann’s office
  • MacKenzie Long, Criminal Justice major, Karp Law Firm
  • Michael Long, Economics major, Metropolitan Police Department
  • Caden Rosenbaum, Finance and Accounting major, American Legislative Exchange Council

Eligibility and Application

Any LCU student with junior standing and a GPA of 2.75 or higher may apply. Internships are available for all majors. All accepted students receive scholarships covering 80% of program costs.

To apply, please fill out the online LCU Washington application.

For more information please stop by CDC 104, or contact Dr. Stacy Patty or Heather Howell:

Dr. Stacy Patty

Heather Howell