American University

Washington College of Law



4400 Massachusetts Ave NW

Washington, DC 20016

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

JD (Juris Doctor) JD/MA International Affairs JD/MBA Business Administration JD/MS Justice, Law, and Society JD/MPA Public Administration JD/MPP Public Policy JD/Master en Derecho de la Union Europea (LL.M.) (Madrid, Spain) JD/Master I/Master II (Paris, France) JD/JD (Ottawa, Canada) JD/Masters of Laws (Juris Doctor) (Melbourne, Australia)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Special Programs and Offerings include: Clinical Program- includes 8 clinics; International Law; Externships and Field Components; Program on Law and Government; Law and Business Program; Women and the Law; and an Evening Division.


The American University Washington College of Law is an American Bar Association (ABA) accredited law school. American University was chartered by an Act of the United States Congress and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

International Student Requirements:

Applicants who earned their undergraduate degree outside the United States or Canada MUST take the LSAT and have their academic credentials evaluated by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC). You may register for this credential evaluation service via the LSAC web site Applicants must have earned at least the equivalent of a U.S. baccalaureate degree.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 86

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1802 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 0 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City