Externship (Full Term)

Law 403






The Semester in Practice program offers full time, semester long externships with our partner government agencies and public interest organizations in Washington DC, New York City, Atlanta, and North Carolina. The program is designed as a capstone experience for students with demonstrated academic and professional excellence who are interested in developing a particular area of practice or skills set in a full time externship.  Students are trained and mentored by on-site supervisors at the host organization. In addition, the Externship Program’s faculty supervisors guide and facilitate the student’s exploration of their experience through virtual classroom discussion, journal writing and individual conferences.  Students participating in the program extern full time (40 hours per week for a total of 540 hours) and receive 12 units of pass/fail credit.

Completion of three semesters of law school; A minimum 3.2 GPA; Recommendation of Faculty in subject matter area.

M. Savasta-Kennedy

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