Careers and Internships

Explore Your Options

The fields of Middle East and Islamic studies are more pertinent than ever before and there is a plethora of resources available to you!

Use Available Resources

Many students don’t realize that Mason's Career Services office is one of the best resources on campus, and at your disposal! They can assist students with resume writing, interviewing practice, career exploration, and more - they'll even critique your handshake when introducing yourself!

Gain Experience

Gain experience by researching opportunies at your very fingertips including internships, externships and volunteer work.  Mason's proximity to Washington, D.C. and the surrounding areas allow MEIS students to pursue a range of opportunities in organizations relevant to their field.  The Arab Studies Institute, a not for profit organization, is one of the excellent opportunities and affiliations the MEIS program has to offer.