This major examines the relationship between law and society, with a focus on ethical legal practices and social justice. Additional coursework in political science, sociology, and philosophy is strongly encouraged.

Students in our program possess a keen interest in closely examining the social, political, and historical processes of law. By studying with practicing lawyers, students learn about the ways in which legal concepts and theories frame our judicial system. Students learn how to conduct and analyze legal research, develop well-crafted legal arguments, and deliver persuasive oral arguments.

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