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Summer Abroad Programs

Broaden your law school experience by taking advantage of one of McGeorge's unique summer programs. Opportunities exist to gain international perspective and insight by not only taking classes, but also by participating in field placements and practicums. Use credits earned through a Summer Abroad practicum or externship towards meeting your Advanced Lawyering Curriculum requirement.

Salzburg, Austria

July 1 to July 21, 2018

Salzburg, Austria has been the site of the McGeorge School of Law annual Summer Program on International Legal Studies since 1974. The three-week program in Salzburg offers international and comparative law courses in public and commercial law fields. Courses are taught by European and American faculty, including guest faculty, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.

Semester Abroad Exchange Programs

Add a true international dimension to your J.D. program by participating in a Semester Abroad Exchange Program, spending a semester studying law at a university in another country. This program gives you an opportunity to get first-hand knowledge of another country’s legal system and culture. Gaining a global perspective is essential in today’s legal practice.

McGeorge currently has exchange agreements with four different universities:

Approved classes taken at these universities will qualify for credit towards your J.D. degree. Some of these universities teach a full array of courses in English; others require proficiency in the local language.


Contact the Summer Abroad Programs
McGeorge School of Law
3200 Fifth Ave.
Sacramento, CA  95817
Email | 916.325.4625

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