Santa Clara Law, known for its international programs, recently had five programs named to the National Jurist‘s list of the best law study abroad programs. They also noted that Santa Clara “dominates the externship study-abroad landscape.”
Santa Clara Law has the largest law summer study abroad program in the country, with 10 academic programs on 4 continents and externships in over 30 locations on six continents. The programs have been in existence since the 1970s, which makes Santa Clara’s programs some of the longest running as well. The programs offered cover international business, human rights, intellectual property, and environmental law, in addition to the Oxford Class Tutorials. The programs are open to all law students, and typically 40 schools are represented each summer.