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Fort Hays State University
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Rarick Hall 355
Phone: 785-628-4425
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Certificate in Political Science

Pre-Law Certificate

Program Summary

The Pre-law Certificate provides you with an understanding of the foundations of American law, a working knowledge of legal resources, and the skills to engage in basic legal research and argumentation.

Virtual Students: Please consult your advisor on courses needed to obtain this certificate; some courses may only be available on-campus.

Pre-Law (15-hours)

POLS 320: Introduction to Law

Then choose 4 from the following:

  • POLS 422: Legal Advocacy
  • POLS 425: Legal Writing
  • POLS 620: Constitutional Law
  • POLS 621: American Civil Liberties
  • GBUS 204: Business Law I
  • JUS 331: Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Approved Seminar
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