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Pre-Reqs to Law School?

DarkStarDarkStar Registered User Posts: 377 Member
edited July 2008 in Law School
Are there certain courses that must be taken during undergraduate in order to "qualify" to apply to law school? Is there something similar to the med school pre-reqs? Or can someone just take the LSAT and apply?

Thanks.
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Replies to: Pre-Reqs to Law School?

  • stacystacy Registered User Posts: 1,100 Senior Member
    There are no pre-reqs. It's not like pre-med. It would probably be a good idea to take some courses that involve logical reasoning, reading complex information, and writing, because they will help prepare you for the LSAT and for law school, but there are no requirements.
  • YOUYOU Registered User Posts: 621 Member
    ^stacy, what kind of courses are those that you mentioned? history?
  • crnchycerealcrnchycereal Registered User Posts: 400 Member
    Philosophy courses are probably your best bet, although yours truly has never taken a philosophy course. Reading-heavy history/econ/poli sci courses would probably be good too.
  • DarkStarDarkStar Registered User Posts: 377 Member
    Good to know, thanks.
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