Online Program

Register for the online program

Dates: January 25 - April 8, 2016
Synchronous weekly sessions: Fridays from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM (EST). There will be no class during spring break (March 6 - 13, 2016).

Deadline: January 5 , 2016

Rate: $1,100

*Payment of a nonrefundable $200 deposit is due upon registration. Full payment is due by January 12, 2016. Payment can be made online by credit card, by personal check made out to American University, or by wire transfer. Please note that there is a $200.00 cancellation fee.

Online Legal Spanish Program

WCL's online Legal Spanish Program presents Spanish terminology in context. It focuses on U.S. Criminal Law, U.S. Immigration Law, and cross-cultural communication and it is taught by specialists in each field. Participants will interact with professionals online and broaden their knowledge of legal terminology and concepts in Spanish. This will help them communicate in Spanish both with clients and other attorneys.

What Makes This Program Different?

This online program — the only online legal Spanish program in the United States — provides participants with the flexibility and convenience of studying legal Spanish while maintaining their day-to-day responsibilities.

Certificate of Attendance

Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance upon successful completion of the Online Legal Spanish Program (successful completion is defined as at least 70% of all coursework).


The online program will have asynchronous and synchronous components. Participants will watch lectures and complete exercises in their own time. They will also meet online once a week at a specified time.

Legal Spanish Program
Washington College of Law, Room 345
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016