CAPA: Study + Internship in London Available Sessions
Get a Flight Credit worth up to $1,000 when you apply with code* by February 17, 2023
About the Program
Gain international work experience, develop personal and professional skills, and earn credit towards graduation by participating in an internship opportunity. Internship placements are accompanied by the required Global Internship Course, where you’ll have the opportunity to discuss and analyze theories and models of work and to compare and contrast global organizational behavior and management in a cross-cultural context.
Click here to download CAPA London’s booklet of Sample Internship Placements.
- 5/18/23 - 7/1/23
- 6 - 9
- Apply by:
- Withdraw by:
- Application Requirements
- Complete Application
- Transcript - Official
- Letter of Conduct from Local Police Station or Campus Police
- Authorization Form
- Letter of Recommendation-Academic
- $95 Online Application Fee
- Letter of Recommendation-Professional
- School of Record Forms
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Education Completed:
- Be the equivalent of at least a 2nd semester Sophomore (strongly recommended)
- Course Prerequisites:
- Some courses may have prerequisites.
- Be in good academic and disciplinary standing with your home institution
- Minimum GPA:
Choose between a June 6-week (Session I) or July 6-week (Session II) option. You’ll enroll in 1 CAPA internship course and 1-2 CAPA elective courses. Elective courses meet for 45 contact hours/3 credits.
The internship course consists of:
1) a minimum of 20 internship placement hours per week (for a total of 120 placement hours)
2) a class that includes 22.5 contact hours.
Combined, the internship placement and course are 3 credits. Overall, you may earn 6-9 credits.
CAPA Center courses meet Monday through Thursday. The Global Internship Course consists of a once per week in-class active learning session combined with complementary field experiences. Internship placement schedules vary and are designed to work around course schedules.
Prior to departure, you will select your courses. You will be enrolled into courses based on their availability. It is in your best interest to have multiple alternative courses approved by your home university prior to your departure due to course availabilities. Please consult with your academic advisor at your home university on credit pre-approval guidelines.
The host institution has offered the following courses in the past. Please note that course listings may not be finalized until the start of the term; we’ll post an updated list when the host institution finalizes its offerings.
*Courses with an asterisk indicate that the course has been associated with multiple subject areas.
Please click on the course title to view additional subject areas and detailed course information.
Get out and explore! Excursions are offered for most semester, year, and summer programs*. Semester students are typically offered between two to three excursions and summer study students are typically offered between one to two excursions. You'll receive a calendar of excursions during orientation; here are a few day and overnight excursions we've offered in the past.
The official home of England’s royal family for 900 years, Windsor claims to be the largest and oldest occupied castle in the world. Tour the immense grounds, lavish staterooms, crowd-pleasing dollhouse, art gallery, and chapel. You’ll also visit the state apartments, from the intimate chambers of Charles II to the enormous Waterloo Chamber, built to commemorate the victory over Napoleon in 1815. All are exquisitely furnished with important works of art from the Royal Collection. After lunch, head across the bridge from the castle toward the college of Eton, the exclusive school that’s educated eighteen former British prime ministers and members of the royal family.
The beautiful city of Cambridge is known for its academia, architecture, and majestic buildings, like Kings College and Great St Mary’s Church. Enjoy a guided tour of the colleges and learn about the history of the University, as well some of the pranks Cambridge students get up to. Take a punt down the river Cam, or jump on a bicycle and see the city the way the locals do.
Oxford is famous world-over for its University which, with its thirty-eight colleges, is the home of British academia. Oxford was established in the 9th century and residence of both royalty and scholars for over 800 years; today, the city is a bustling cosmopolitan town. The excursion to Oxford begins with a walking tour of the delights of Carfax Tower, Bodelian Library, Ashmolean Museum, and Christ Church, founded by Cardinal Wolsey in 1524 and one of Oxford's largest colleges. More recently, Christ Church gained fame as a setting in several Harry Potter films. After the tour, you’ll have free time to explore other colleges, shop in the covered market, or try your hand at a traditional Oxford past-time: punting on the river which, similar to a Venetian gondolier, tests your strength and navigation skills.
Stonehenge and Bath
Travel by coach from London to Salisbury Plain, site of mysterious Stonehenge. The first stones are believed to have been placed as many as 5000 years ago, with the final phase completed around 1,500 BC. Wonder at how prehistoric man managed to transport these stones, weighing up to 5 tons each, across many miles before the invention of the wheel. Continue on to Bath, famous for its hot springs and 2000-year-old Roman Baths. The tour includes a visit to the Baths, where you can walk in the footsteps of the Romans and even taste the spring waters. Later, join a guided walking tour of this World Heritage city to admire its Regency architecture, including the Royal Crescent.
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