The UC Center Sacramento (UCCS) and UC Washington Center (UCDC) programs both offer excellent opportunities for students. You get to decide where you intern : state capital or the national capital. Both are exciting locations that offer networking opportunities, a wide selection of industries and many internship positions.
|How to Choose?|
Both are excellent choices. Consider what you wish to obtain from your experience in the program. Would one location help you better gain experience in a specific industry? Given your career goals, would one program help you better establish your professional network?
|Location||Sacramento, California||Washington, D.C.|
|Academics||Set list of core courses||Select 1 course from curated list of offerings|
|Internship Search||Internship Match: Onsite staff will provide you with possible organizations and interviews||Internship Guidance: Onsite staff will provide you with internship listings which you must research and take action on|
|Internship Hours||Intern for 20 hours/week||Intern for a minimum of 32 hours/week|
|Housing||Flexible options||Required to live in the UC Washington Center|
|Cost||Costs less than or similar to staying at UCSB||Costs may be slightly higher than remaining at UCSB|