Program Requirements

All students are expected to:

  • Successfully complete the three-semester course sequence (including a three-credit foundation course, a one-credit internship seminar, and a three-credit capstone course) specifically designed for Beyond the Classroom;
  • Acquire a one-semester internship with a government, nonprofit or nongovernmental organization working on civic issues at the local, national, and/or global levels;
  • Demonstrate clear progress or accomplishment in fulfilling key civic engagement and leadership competencies as part of the Beyond the Classroom program;
  • Participate in BTC civic engagment and civic learning activities, per the Civic Engagmement Requirement guidelines.