McGeorge School of Law

Accelerated Honors JD Sample Schedule

Total number of credits required for graduation = 88

  Fall Spring Summer
Year 1

Global Lawyering Skills I (2)1
Torts (4)1
Property (4)1
Criminal Law (4)1
Skills Lab (1)1

Global Lawyering Skills I (2)1
Contracts (4)1
Civil Procedure (4)1
Statutes & Regulations (3)1
Legal Profession (1)1
Honors Elective (1)1

Honors Externship (7)2 (No Tuition)
Meets the Transformational Capstone Experiences requirement.

  Total = 15 Total = 15 Total = 7
Year 2

Global Lawyering Skills II (2)1
Constitutional Law (4)1
Professional Responsibility (2)1
Simulation or Practicum Course (3)2
Criminal Procedure (3)3
Elective (3)

Global Lawyering Skills II (2)1
Evidence (4)1
Simulation or Practicum Course (2)2
Business Associations (4)3
Community Property (2)3
Elective (3)

Summer Associate position recommended

  Total = 17 > Total = 17  
Year 3

Remedies and Principles of Law (3)3
Wills and Trusts (3)3
Elective (3)
Elective (3)
Elective (3)
Elective (2)

February or July Bar Exam

 
  Total = 17    

 

1 Required Courses (after the first year there is flexibility as to when courses are taken, except for Global Lawyering Skills II)
2 Required Experiential Curriculum (minimum six (6) units of Transformational Capstone Experiences and five (5) units of simulation or practicum courses)
3 Recommended Courses (may be substituted for Elective Courses)