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Political Science to Law Accelerated Program

Saint Louis University

12 months
Duration
48100 USD/year
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About

The Political Science to Law Accelerated Program at Saint Louis University allows students to apply a maximum of 30 first-year law school credits to their undergraduate degree programs and receive their bachelor’s degree after the successful completion of the first year at the School of Law. 

Overview

About Political Science to Law Accelerated Program at Saint Louis University

Students are eligible to apply to the political science/J.D. program any time in their undergraduate career. Students must maintain a 3.50 cumulative GPA to continue in the accelerated program.

After having completed 75 credits, students will submit an application to SLU's School of Law. If admitted to SLU Law, these students will begin their J.D. program in their fourth year. The first year of law school coursework will count as elective credit toward the undergraduate bachelor's degree. Thus, the College of Arts and Sciences will award students their degrees after the successful completion of their first year of law school.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American Political Systems
  • Methods in Political Science
  • Foundations of Political Theory
  • Fundamental Issues in Political Philosophy
  • Ancient and Medieval Classics in Political Thought

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an online application.
  • If you are applying to enter SLU as a first-time, freshman student, we’ll also ask you to complete an essay. 
  • There is no application fee to apply for undergraduate admission to SLU. 
  • Send transcripts of all secondary work.
  • Submit proof of your English language proficiency.
  • These are scores from any standardized test you may have taken to prepare for college- TOEFL, IELTS, PTE, SAT, ACT or Duolingo score. All of our international applicants are required to demonstrate their English proficiency, and these tests can help us make that determination.
  • If you do not meet SLU’s direct entry requirements, we encourage you to apply to the Pathway or English Language programs offered by INTO Saint Louis University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    48100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24050 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    48100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24050 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Saint Louis

1015 - 1530 USD /month
Living costs

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

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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