Decisions made in Washington, D.C. affect our lives in Athens, Georgia every day. The purpose of this program is to provide an in-depth study of consumer and housing programs and policies at the federal level. The emphasis will be on current issues. You will meet and interact with a variety of private and government officials in Washington, D.C.
A program fee of $1580 includes lodging while in Washington, D.C. at George Washington University, Metro transit pass, most meals, some sightseeing attractions and events. Airfare and personal expenses such as souvenirs, entertainment, etc. are not included. You can anticipate airfares will be around $326 and other out-of-pocket expenses from $100-$150. This cost does NOT include tuition or fees associated with tuition.