Law7578 - Federal Government/Non-Profit Externship

LAW7578 - Federal Government/Non-Profit Externship

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7/9 (min/max)



In this externship, an integral part of the Semester in DC Program, students will work at their assigned placements for 32-36 hours for 14 weeks, and academic credit will accrue based on the total number of hours worked during the semester, with students generally expected to earn 8 (for 32 hours per week) or 9 (for 36 hours per week) credits. Prior to acceptance into the program, students must apply to a qualified government on non-profit legal office and be selected to perform substantive legal work as an extern in that office. This externship must be taken concurrently with Advanced Topics in Legislation and Regulation, and The Role of the Government Lawyer.