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Trial Advocacy

Temple University

LL.M.
24 months
Duration
1127 USD/credit
1127 USD/credit
874 USD/credit
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About

The LL.M. in Trial Advocacy curriculum at Temple University integrates the development of theory and theme, persuasive storytelling, extemporaneous speech and effective use of technology in the courtroom. The program is performance based, featuring a “learn by doing” approach.

Overview

Program Overview

At the forefront of teaching Trial Advocacy, Temple University Beasley School of Law has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top three trial advocacy programs in the country for more than twenty years.

Designed for the practicing attorney, the program is a one-year, 24-credit degree program. Classes are scheduled on most of the Thursday evenings throughout the semester from 6 – 9 PM and, in addition to the August Bootcamp, students must attend scheduled performance weekends on our Philadelphia campus (see tentative schedule, below). Our distance-learning component allows students not residing in the tri-state area to stream the Thursday evening lectures and demonstrations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art of Advocacy
  • Evidence for Trial Lawyers
  • Speech Making & Persuasive Writing
  • Jury Dynamics
  • Jury Trials

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
3

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.
79
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Research your graduate degree program
  • Complete online application
  • Submit your supporting credentials (Statement of Goals, Transcripts, Standardized Test Scores, Letters of Recommendation, Résumé, Portfolio, Audition or Interview)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: A baccalaureate degree is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1127 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1127 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1127 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1127 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    874 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 874 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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