Pre-Law Minor

Requirements for the Pre-Law Minor:

Required Courses6
Foundations of Legal Studies
Critical Thinking
or PH-115
Logic I
Constitutional Law6
Take 2 courses from the following:
Constitutional Law of Government Powers And Constraints
Constitutional Law of Civil Rights and Liberties
International Law
Law & Marginalized Groups3
Race, Gender, and the Law
or PO-319
Constitutional Law of Civil Rights and Liberties
Electives/Experiential Learning6
Take 2 courses from the following:
Ethics: Human Conduct & Values
or PH-133
Social and Political Ethics
or PH-240
Political Theory
or PH-241
Genocide and Human Rights
or PO-217
The U.S. Congress
or PO-441
Internship in Pre-Law
or HI-241
English Constitutional History
or HI-320
Citizen Nation
or HI-420
Seminar in Constitutional History
or CJ-205
American Judicial System
or BA-320
Business Law I
A student may substitute an appropriate course approved by the Pre-Law Advisor
Total Credits21

In addition to the Pre-Law Minor, WSU has multiple 3+3 Law Degree Agreements, with the UMass School of Law and the Western New England University School of Law.  More information about these programs can be found at https://www.worcester.edu/Articulation-Agreements/.