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Pre-Law

Minor Requirements

For declared Pre-Law minors, the prerequisites are waived for POL2122 Law and Society. All other Political Science courses in the minor can be taken without meeting any department prerequisites for these courses provided a student has taken POL2122 Law and Society or MGT 3330 Legal Environment of Business.

Satisfying the requirements for the minor includes completing a minimum of 18 credits, a minimum of five courses (with no more than three courses in one department), and an experiential component, as specified below:

  • POL2122 Law and Society or NIGT3330 Legal Environment of Business (Legal and Ethical Support Systems for the class of 2012)
  • POL3151 American Constitutional Law
  • Completion of an Experiential Learning Component (Internship, Service Learning Assignment in a legal area, Moot Court, or participation in Pre-Law events or other experiential learning activities approved by the department)

Three additional elective courses chosen from those listed below:

Political Science

  • POL3152 Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
  • POL3150 Criminal Law

Business

  • MGT2000 Special Topics in Business Law
  • MGT3320 Employment Law and Labor Relations
  • SPM3500 Legal Environment of Sports

Women’s and Gender Studies

  • WGS3710 Gender and the Law
  • WGS3720 Gender, Law and Immigration