Monica Lewinsky (search) is going for a master's degree.

The London School of Economic and Political Science (search) confirms her acceptance for a one-year master's degree course in London.

The one-time White House intern whose affair with Bill Clinton (search) nearly brought down his presidency, will be working on a degree in social psychology.

A school spokeswoman spoke on condition of anonymity in line with school policy.

Classes will begin the first week of October.