Certificate ProgramsILSP Student with Professors

Certificate in International Legal Studies

Students who would like to participate in a semester exchange program at the Washington College of Law should contact their school's semester exchange coordinator.

Students enrolled in JD-equivalent programs at the following universities have the option of spending one semester at WCL:



Asia & Oceania

The Americas


Specialization Certificates

ILSP students interested in concentrating on one subject area, may earn Certificates in one of the ILSP’s eight areas of specialization: International Business Law, International Human Rights Law, International Organizations, International Environmental Law, Gender & the Law, Free Trade Agreements & Regional Integration, International Commercial Arbitration, and International & Comparative Protection of Intellectual Property.  To earn a certificate, students must complete 12 credits of course work within their specialization and must write a 20-25 page paper on their area of study.  To apply for a Specialization Certificate, please click here.

Study Abroad

For U.S. students interested in studying abroad, please visit our school's Study Abroad Office