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Legal Studies, Certificate of Special Study

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A special Certificate in Legal Studies is offered to undergraduate students interested in pursuing careers in law. The program is open to students in all majors. With the approval of the social science advisor, courses may be selected that provide an appropriate foundation for the study of law.


Total (12 units)

A detailed description of the prelaw program is available from the advisors in the Department of Criminology and the Department of Political Science. Students should be aware that without advisement, successful completion of this program is impossible.

The certificate is jointly offered by the Department of Political Science and the Department of Criminology. Refer to the department pages for contact information.

Note: Students must achieve a minimum GPA of 2.5 in all certificate courses.

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