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International Legal Studies

American University Washington DC

12 months
Duration
57818 USD/year
57818 USD/year
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About

International Legal Studies from American University Washington DC features an extensive curriculum of 100+ internationally-focused courses, highly in-demand specializations, world-renowned faculty with longstanding ties to employers in the United States and abroad, and internship opportunities with top employers in Washington D.C. 

Overview

With International Legal Studies from American University Washington DC students also become part of a vibrant global network of students from 50+ countries and 4000+ alumni worldwide.

Careers

At AUWCL, our students and alumni have undertaken internships or secured jobs at a wide range of institutions, including:

  • Hogan Lovells
  • King & Spalding
  • Arnold & Porter Kye Scholer LLP
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Dechert LLP
  • The United Nations
  • The World Bank Group

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Environmental Law
  • International Energy Law; 
  • Comparative Environmental Law; 
  • Climate Change and the Law; 
  • Environmental Law (U.S. law); 
  • Animal and Wildlife; 
  • Trade and Environment; 
  • International Business and Environment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

24 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a Juris Doctor (JD) from a US law school accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) or a first degree in law from a foreign law school with equivalent standards. 
  • Submit a completed application form along with supporting documents before the application deadline
  • International applicants must meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    57818 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28909 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    57818 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28909 USD per semester during 12 months.

Part time tuition: $17,128 (8 credits x $2,141 per credit)

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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