Graduate Pathway in Law (JD)

Saint Louis University

Pre-Master On Campus
12 months
33780 USD/year
Tuition fee
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An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway in Law (JD) will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. 


Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway in Law (JD) program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. 

This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components


  • 61 credit hour program
  • 0 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 61 credit hours remaining toward degree

Programme Structure

Course features
  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
  • Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing course work.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Academic Requirements:

  • First degree in law adequate for Bar qualification in home country (LLB or equivalent). 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale. Current résumé. Statement of purpose. Character and fitness questionnaire. 2 letters of recommendation.
Age Requirements:
  • 16 years and above
English Requirements:
  • TOEFL iBT 90, IELTS 7.0, PTEA 60 or Completion of AE Level 5.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33780 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


Saint Louis University is committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. The University awards scholarships for the Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Graduate Pathway in Law (JD)
Saint Louis University