Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: GOV                                     Course Number: 407                                    
Course Title: New York State Assembly/Senate Session Program
Subject: Government
Minimum Credits: 12.0                                     Maximum Credits: 12.0                                     Hours per week: 12.0


Students in this public affairs residency internship are placed in the office of an Assembly Member or State Senator in the state legislature in Albany for 35 hours weekly for a 16 week spring semester, including participation in weekly on-site seminars and related academic activities. Reading, writing and research assignments are specified by on-site seminar faculty. Including orientation and finale events, students should expect to be in Albany for approximately 18 weeks. Students work with their College faculty liaison and the CUNY Edward T. Rogowsky Internship Program to apply for program acceptance and supporting stipends. Application for this program is competitive; acceptance is not guaranteed.

Prerequisite: GOV 101, ENG 102 or ENG 201, senior status, and permission of instructor.
Start Date:    04/30/2009                         End Date:    04/30/2010