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American University

Washington College of Law

Washington, DC

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Overview

American University / Washington College of Law is located in Washington, DC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Policy (JD/MPP)
Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
Master of Laws/Master of Information Systems (LL M/MIS)
Juris Doctor/Master of Laws (JD/LL M)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
Master of Laws/Master of Public Administration (LL M/MPA)
Master of Laws/Master of Public Policy (LL M/MPP)
Master of Laws/Master of Business Administration (LL M/MBA)
Juris Doctor (JD)
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
Master of Laws (LL M)
Doctor of Juridical Sciences (SJD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 115
Doctoral Degrees 376
Other Advanced Degrees 0

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,120
Applied
2,638
Accepted
561
Enrolled
52%

Applying

70
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam Please visit the website: https://www.wcl.american.edu/academics/degrees/
Master's Degree Requirements Statement of purpose, 2 letters of recommendation, transcripts, resume
Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Transcript, letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

1,457
Total Graduate Students
7%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.34%
Black or African American 7.76%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.14%
Asian 6.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.07%
Two or more races 4.8%
Unknown 5.7%

Gender

Male (37%)
Female (62%)

Faculty

184
Total faculty
Full-time - 72
Part-time - 112
Male (108)
Female (76)

Location & Contact

Address 4300 Nebraska Avenue
Washington, DC  20016-8181
United States
Contact Camille A. Nelson
Dean
Phone: 202-274 4000

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