Externships - Program Rules

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Important Program Rule Highlights:

• Each credit hour represents 56 hours of work over the course of the semester. See complete program rules for more information on summer credit hours.
• Placements at for-profit law firms will be approved if the externship meets several requirements.
• A student may not receive compensation for an externship for which the student receives course credit.
• A student may work a second semester at a placement only if he or she can demonstrate the work is substantially different.

Please read the complete program rules (PDF).