About Us

The Washington Center (TWC) is the largest and most established student internship program in Washington, D.C. We've helped more than 60,000 college students translate their majors into thriving career paths. We use our scale, our expertise and our passion to create customized, life-changing programs, seminars and professional development experiences for each and every student

TWC helps colleges and universities deliver on their promise to prepare students for life after graduation. The TWC experience complements students’ on-campus learning and helps them develop the knowledge, skills and network they need to thrive in a career. Our student interns live, work and learn in a global community. TWC offers students exposure to diversity of all forms—geographic, racial, socioeconomic and political. Students learn from their peers of different backgrounds and beliefs and, as a result, feel prepared to succeed in the workplace.

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