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American Law for Foreign Lawyers

Saint Louis University

LL.M. On Campus
12 months
Duration
43600 USD/year
43600 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

American Law for Foreign Lawyers from Saint Louis University provides an introduction to U.S. law. The main feature of SLU's LL.M. (Master of Laws) program for foreign lawyers is its attention to the individual needs of its students. 

Overview

American Law for Foreign Lawyers from Saint Louis University prepares students to demonstrate knowledge of substantive and procedural law and the American Legal System and demonstrate an effective ability to resolve legal issues.

Careers

Career opportunities include:

  • Private Law Firms
  • In-House Counsel
  • Government / Service
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • International Organizations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal Research and Writing
  • U.S. Law Course
  • Contracts 
  • Torts
  • Property

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Though applications may be considered until March, it is recommended that students apply by mid-December for the following fall semester.

Language

English

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
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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).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who have completed a first degree in law from a university or law school outside of the United States that qualifies for bar admission in their home country may apply to this program.
  • Transcript(s)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Résumé
  • Personal statement
  • Demonstrate English Language Proficiency
  • Proof of financial support 
  • Application

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21800 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    43600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21800 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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.

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