Government, International Relations and Law

This program integrates classroom discussions with government officials, and experts practicing law in New York City. Visits to renowned locations, like New York State Supreme Court, provide once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to learn where the law is practiced.

During the program, participants will network and meet former and current elected officials, as well as visit firms practicing international law and arbitration. Participants will be taking sessions at the NYC criminal court building taught by a court clerk and will attend real trials. Students will have the opportunity to meet officials from higher education institutions to learn about their opportunities to study an LLM and JD for national and international students in NYC.

New York City Location

New York City offers participants unique opportunities to interact with individuals and locations in the New York metro area. Sites that you will visit include Statue of Liberty, Top of the Rock and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For information, group rates and registration email ezavala01@manhattan.edu.

Program Dates

Registration is open for the following dates:

  • Group 1: August 26-30, 2019 or
  • Group 2: November 18-22, 2019

Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Morning

Session US Government and Politics

Morning

Session at Federal Reserve Bank of NY

Morning

Session at New York City Hall

Morning

Session Transforming the Urban Economy and Site Visit

Morning

New York Public Hearing at New York Court

Afternoon

Statue of Liberty

Afternoon

Session at Law and International Relations Firm

Afternoon

Session at New York Criminal Court and Public Hearing

Afternoon

Session at Law and International Relations Firm

Afternoon

Session at Council on Foreign Relations/Similar

Optional Evening

Attend JD/LLM Info Session at Local University

Optional Evening

Top of The Rock

Optional Evening

Attend Master International Relations Info Session at Local University

Optional Evening

Cruise around Manhattan

Optional Evening

Attend JD/LLM Info Session at Local University

Tuition

  • One-week program: $1,700
  • *Manhattan College alumni and students are entitled to a 20% discount.
  • Includes: Eight practical and interactive classes, excursions in New York City: the Statue of Liberty, Top of the Rock and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Upon completion, participants receive a certificate of attendance.

Housing

  • $750
  • Includes double/double room with a shared bathroom in a residence hall location or similar based on availability.
  • Local public transportation (MTA subway and bus) is available

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Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated August 22, 2019
This course is Campus based
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Nov 18, 2019
Duration
1 week
Full-time
Price
1,700 USD
One-week program: $1,700; Housing: $750
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