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2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pre-Law Major (B.A.)

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Major Requirements:

*This major is pending final approval from Northland College’s accreditor, expected late April 2024.


Students must choose one of the two concentrations below.  The Vermont Law School Concentration is completed at Vermont Law School during the student’s senior year and requires admission to the Vermont Law School.

Northland Concentration:

  • Three additional (3-credit or higher) courses with a HUM, ENG, GWS, NAS, PHL, or REL prefix 12-16 Credits
  • Of these courses, two must be at 300-level or higher
  • IDS 480 IDS 480 - Senior Seminar  3 Credits

Vermont Law School Concentration

Four of the Following (taken at Vermont Law School):

  • REQ 7104: Civil Procedure I  3 Credits
  • REQ 7185: Legislation and Regulation 3 Credits
  • REQ 7130: Contracts 4 Credits
  • REQ 7150: Torts 4 Credits
  • REQ 7112: Criminal Law 3 Credits
  • REQ 7112: Constitutional Law 4 Credits
  • REQ 7160: Property 4 Credits
  • REQ 7125: Legal Writing II: Theory and Practice 4 Credits

Total Pre-Law Major: 50-60 Credits

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