Pre-Law Minor (15 Credit Hours)

This minor provides the pre-law student with a range of courses that introduce legal thinking, acquaints the student with areas where a law background is often used and prepares the student for successful entry into and completion of law school.

Required Courses

PSC-201American Government & Economics3
PHI-204Logic and Reasoning3
MGT-305Principles of Management3
or ACC-211 Principles of Accounting I
Select one of the following:3
Business Law I
Business Law II
History of Constitutional Law
Total Credits15

Some of the above courses will be designated as writing intensive. The pre-law minor is expected to take four writing intensive courses from the above or in the general curriculum. The minor also includes an LSAT (Legal Scholastic Aptitude Test) preparation course offered through continuing education. Students would have a pre-law advisor with access to information on law schools and the LSAT examination.