Externships Q & A
How many credits can I earn through externships?
Hoynes Code section 188.8.131.52 establishes a maximum of 10 hours of curricular academic credit for field work in externship courses. For purposes of this section, field work is distinguished from classroom work. The following are the number of fieldwork credits attributed to each externship course:
|Corporate Counsel Externship||2 or 3||1||3 or 4|
|Intercollegiate Athletics Externship||1||1||2|
|Lawyering Practice Externship||2 or 3||1||3 or 4|
|Lawyering Practice Externship II||2 or 3||0||2 or 3|
|ND Law in Chicago||8||2||10|
|ND Law in D.C.||8||2||10|
|Public Defender Externship||1||1||2|
Who is eligible to participate in externships?
|Appalachia Externship||All 2Ls and 3Ls|
|Corporate Counsel Externship||All 2Ls and 3Ls|
|Intercollegiate Athletics Externship||All 2Ls and 3Ls (3L preference)|
|Lawyering Practice Externship||All 2Ls and 3Ls|
|Lawyering Practice Externship II||Students who have completed Lawyering Practice Externship|
|ND Law in Chicago||Second Semester 2Ls and 3Ls|
|ND Law in D.C.||Second Semester 2Ls and 3Ls|
|NIJC Externship||All 2Ls and 3Ls|
|Public Defender Externship||Second Semester 2Ls and 3Ls|
Please contact the Externship Coordinator, Cathy Kustner at P: 547-631-9301, F: 574-631-6725, firstname.lastname@example.org.