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Did you know…?
The Philosophy major has long been recognized as excellent preparation for law school.
Statistical studies show that Philosophy majors outscore almost all others on the verbal and quantitative sections of the LSAT, GMAT, GRE and similar standardized tests.
UNCG’s Pre-Law Concentration in Philosophy is a program especially designed to meet the needs of pre-law students.
The Pre-Law Concentration in Philosophy is available both as Main campus courses and as a wholly online program for online degree completion students.
The Pre-Law Concentration in Philosophy has been reviewed and strongly endorsed by distinguished law professors at UNC-Chapel Hill, Duke University and Boston University.
Pre-Law Concentration in Philosophy
- Earn a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a Pre-Law concentration either as a Main Campus student or a wholly online degree completion student.
- Take courses in areas that provide a solid preparation for law school:
Overview of the Pre-Law Concentration
We offer courses in……
Logic: focuses on construction, analysis and criticism of arguments
Epistemology: examines concepts of knowledge, evidence, doubt and reasonable belief
Ethics: explores the ultimate basis of right and wrong as well as particular moral issues, especially those relevant to the law and medicine
Political Philosophy: topics include the nature and source of political authority and obligation
Philosophy of Law: philosophical issues that pertain specifically to the nature and justification of the law
Call the department of philosophy at (336) 334-5059
or Professor Michael Zimmerman (Philosophy), (336) 334-4288