Program for Foreign Lawyers School of Law University of Pittsburgh

Program for Foreign Lawyers School of Law University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
50%
50%
student ratio
18
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
78%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Doctor of Juridical Sciences (SJD)
      Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

78% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 56
    • Accepted 44
    • Acceptance Rate 78
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 31st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreeslaw degree from foreign university
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students18
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students18
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Full-time Percentage78%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino38%
    • Black / African American25%
    • White / Caucasian0%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian38%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty156
    • Full-time Percentage23%
    • Part-time Percentage77%
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInternational arbitration, private international law, Islamic law, environmental criminal and comparative law
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program for Foreign Lawyers

School of Law
University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Prof. Ronald Brand

Director, Center for International Legal Education

Phone: 412-648-7023
Fax: 412-648-2648
Email: rbrand@pitt.edu

Austin Lebo

Program Administrator

Phone: 412-648-7023
Fax: 412-648-2648
Email: cile@pitt.edu


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