Who should take this course?
This program is for students with advanced proficiency in English who have a minimum of 4 - 6 months of previous legal studies or law-related work experience, and who are interested in both improving their English skills while learning about the U.S. legal system. Advanced levels of English proficiency (ELI core levels 108-110) may take this program. Student's English proficiency is determined during the first week of the program (week 0).
Additional Admission Requirements:
Student must have a language proficiency score of 90 iBT or IELTS 8.0
Students must submit a brief statement to explain previous law-related coursework or work experience, and purpose of taking this program.
2014 Dates (click here for complete list of program dates):
Monday - Friday
Classes are held between 8:30 - 4:30 PM
11 weeks - 25 hours per week (first week is testing, orientation & registration)
Schedule varies depending on classes chosen
Special nine-hour core class providing:
An additional 12 hours per week may be chosen by students from this list:
Advanced Academic Listening
Advanced Current Events
Advanced Idioms and Slang
Idioms for Business
Students who complete this program with strong grades and references from all ELI instructors may be eligible for conditional admissions to the California Western School of Law. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: This program can only be taken one time.
Application Fee: $150 (nonrefundable)
FedEx fee: $50 (optional, but recommended)
2014 Tuition: $3,950
International Student Service Fee: $350
Books/Materials: Approximately $250
(Payment for all books and instructional materials CANNOT be made in advance and are to be purchased upon arrival at UC San Diego.)
Apply Now! Click here for the 2014 International Programs application.
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