Oct 24, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Pre-Law Minor

This minor is intended for those students who are considering law school and want to obtain the foundational skills to gain entrance to and succeed in law school. It consists of 21 hours, 15 of which must be upper-division. The courses are designed to meet the core skills and values laid out by the American Bar Association.* This includes the ability to write, research, read critically, analyze, communicate, and value serving others by promoting justice. The minor will also enable students to obtain the general knowledge expected of law school applicants.

Required Courses

Students in the pre-law minor must satisfy 3 hours from each othe following seven categories:

  • Writing
  • Analytical and Problem Solving
  • Critical Reading and General Knowledge
  • Oral Communication and Listening
  • Research
  • Value of Serving Others
  • Legal Topics

Elective Courses

Writing (3 hours)

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Analytical and Problem Solving (3 hours)

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Oral Communication and Listening

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Research (3 hours)

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Value of Servings Others (3 hours)

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