Certificate Program


The Program on Law and Government offers a graduate certificate program that provides specific training and education in one of 12 areas of specialization. The certificate allows students with a JD or LLB degree to continue their graduate education on a part-time basis. In consultation with the Associate Director of the Program on Law and Government, the student crafts a certificate program to meet individual academic and professional goals. The certificate is a 12 credit program. Courses are taken on a graded basis and may be transferred into the LL.M. in Law and Government at a later date.

Areas of specialization include:

*Please note that federal financial aid is not available to Certificate students. Contact Hilary Lappin at hlappin@wcl.american.edu for more information on tuition and application procedures.