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2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog 
2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pre-Law - Minor

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The Pre Law minor is for students interested in pursuing careers in the law, either as lawyers or paralegal assistants. All majors are suitable for this pursuit, although those with a heavy emphasis on verbal and written comprehension and expression, critical thinking and a developed understanding of human institutions and values will best prepare students for the rigors of this career.

Required Courses

There are ten courses or a total of 30 credit hours required for the Pre-Law minor.  Of these, the following seven courses are required:

Elective Courses

There are three elective courses for the Pre-Law minor and you may choose from a broad array of courses as listed below:

Additional Information

Pre-Law students are urged to join the Pre-Law Club, a student organization interested in issues regarding Law school admission, the legal culture in general, and politics and community service. A Pre-Law list-serv is available; sign up by sending an email to with the following message “subscribe prelaw”.

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