Price Policy Semester in D.C.

Elevate your career path with a transformative semester in D.C.

The Price Policy Semester in D.C. is an exciting opportunity for students to learn and live in the heart of our nation’s capital. You’ll intern at Washington, D.C.’s most esteemed institutions, take applicable coursework, and network with professionals and alumni to hone your understanding of policymaking.

Tentative course offerings for Spring 2025 

PPD 300: Social Justice Issues in Public Policy and Urban Planning

PPD 499: Special Topics – Advocacy in Action: Environmental Health Policymaking in D.C. 

PPD 301: PPD Practices: Internship Seminar

Additional course to be determined.  

Is This Program Right For You?

This is an exceptional opportunity for:

  • Students who are passionate about public policy and are eager to accelerate their knowledge, expertise, and networks.
  • Students with an interest in learning more about the policymaking environment in Washington, D.C. to support their future careers. Non-Price majors are encouraged to apply.

Program Components

Program Components

Set to launch in Spring 2025, with applications opening in Spring 2024, this semester program is designed to give students a portfolio of insightful experiences, a broadened professional network, and a solid foundation to navigate and influence the policy landscape effectively. Students gain an immersive experience within the dynamic policy environment of Washington, D.C. through the following program components: