Prepping for Law School

You can prepare for law school while you’re here.

Unlike some graduate schools, there is no required undergraduate curriculum for students who plan to attend law school.  This means that you are free to choose any major you like.  That said, students attending law school are three times more likely to have majored in Political Science than any other specific major.  One of the reasons is that The Department of Political Science offers numerous courses that provide the skills necessary for success in law school. Students who attend law school are expected to be proficient in analytical reasoning, making and refuting arguments, and writing research papers, and political science courses provide extensive training in these skills. And there are a few other tips on skills to hone to make sure you’re as ready as you can be when you start