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About our Pre-Law Major

The Pre-Law degree program will develop and prepare you for the expectations of law school.
Progress your ability for analytical and critical thinking, and improve your communication and interpretive skills. Discover a robust liberal arts curriculum consisting of history, sociology, economics, political science, English, and mathematics, all of which will be useful in acclimating to the challenges of law school.

Career Opportunities

A Pre-Law degree primarily serves as a precursor to law school, but can also lead to careers as a paralegal or legal assistant, a compliance officer, or in various roles throughout the branches of government.

See the courses in our Pre-Law degree program.

We also have an agreement with UMass School of Law where you can get a law degree in six years.

Learn more about this 3+3 program.