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Intellectual Property and Technology

American University Washington DC

12 months
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57818 USD/year
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About

Intellectual Property and Technology from American University Washington DC has long been a leader in the related fields of intellectual property and technology law. Our LL.M. in Intellectual Property and Technology harnesses those strengths with a unique program for international and domestic law graduates looking to enter or grow in these overlapping areas of practice. 

Overview

Intellectual Property and Technology from American University Washington DC brings students in constant contact with the judges, legislators, executive branch officials, trade negotiators, multilateral agencies, scholars, and industry and public interest lawyers whose work shapes this exciting and rapidly changing area of the law. Outstanding applicants are invited to apply for our Information Justice Fellowship, which includes a partial tuition scholarship.

Careers

Graduates from AUWCL occupy the top echelons of government and private practice. We rank among our graduates judges on the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals and lower federal courts, administrative law judges at the US Patent and Trademark Office, partners at nearly every of the top 500 intellectual property and technology law firms, general counsel at leading companies, the heads of government agencies, and professors of law in the U.S. and around the world.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Patent Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Cyber Security
  • National Security

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 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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