Drexel’s law school launches accelerated two-year program

 

Drexel UniversityDrexel University announced today that it will launch a two-year law school program in 2014.

Dubbed “Fast Forward,” the Earle Mack School of Law program claims to catapult students into the workforce a year early armed with the same skills typically obtained in a three-year program.

“Fast Forward offers highly motivated students an attractive option for completing their education and getting a head start on their careers,” said Roger Dennis, dean of the Earle Mack School of Law, in a news release.

The law school will recruit a smaller class of students for the three-year program moving forward, according to the news release.

Students enrolled in the program, which is set to launch in May 2014, can revert to the three-year schedule if the intense schedule becomes overwhelming.



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