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Location: 1219 Ontario Street, 4th Floor, Cleveland, OH 44113
Credits: 6 Credit Hours for Fall or Spring Term; 5 Credit Hours for Summer Term
Prerequisites: RCC, minimum GPA 2.50, completion of at least 29 credit hours, approval by the Director of Law, and a drug test and background check.
This externship offers students the opportunity to gain a wide range of legal and practical experience and to participate in Cuyahoga County’s newly reorganized government at its foundational stages.
Externs will have the opportunity to:
Externs will be stationed at the Cuyahoga County Department of Law in the Cuyahoga County Administration Building. It is also possible to have externs assigned at a different department if they are working on a department-specific basis.
Students may register for 6 credit hours (24 hours per week) in the fall and spring term; in the summer term, students may register for 5 credit hours (40 hours per week). Students in this externship also participate in an Externship Seminar conducted at the law school by the externship faculty supervisor. Graded Pass/Fail.
Interested students must contact Office of Career Planning, LB 137 in the Student Services Center, 216-687-6871, firstname.lastname@example.org. The following must be submitted for consideration through Symplicity: an Externship application, signed by Career Planning and student, resume, writing sample, and law and undergraduate transcripts. Appointment is subject to a drug screening and background check. The Law Director will make the final selection of students following an interview process.