As the lead U.S. foreign affairs agency, the U.S. Department of State represents the United States at more than 270 diplomatic locations around the world, including embassies, consulates, and missions to international organizations.
The Department is responsible for selecting and hiring employees who accomplish America's mission of diplomacy at home and around the world, including Foreign Service Officers, Foreign Service Specialists and Civil Service professionals. The Department offers a number of programs, including internships, fellowships, and full time career opportunities (overseas, in Washington, D.C. and in other cities throughout the United States).
All U.S. Department of State careers and internships require U.S. citizenship. The U.S. Department of State is an equal opportunity employer.