The study of philosophy is excellent preparation for law school and a career in law. The critical thinking skills, clarity in writing and argumentative rigor required in philosophy provide students with the tools they need to be successful in law school and as lawyers. Moreover, philosophy majors have among the highest average scores on the LSAT and the highest admission rates to law school of any major. The Department of Philosophy includes seven nationally recognized scholars in legal and political philosophy.
For more information, contact the Pre-Law Advisor, Dr. Andrew I. Cohen ([email protected]).