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Political Science: Pre-Law Concentration

The pre-law concentration is for students interested in attending law school after completing a B.A. in political science. The program focuses on developing critical thinking skills and rational argumentation, as well as analytical reading and writing skills.

Get a description of each of Cal U's political science courses from our Course Catalog.

Below is a recommended framework of courses for completing the degree in four years.  

Political Science and Pre-Law Concentration

Seventh Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

POS 335 Administrative Law

3 crs.

Minor or Elective Courses

12 crs.

Eighth Semester – 15-18 credits
CourseCredits

*POS 450 Seminar in American Politics

3 crs.

POS 327 Contemporary Political Thought, or 330 American Political Ideas

Minor OR Elective Courses

6 crs.

9 crs.