Political Science - Prelaw

Political Science - Prelaw

The prelaw major is designed to introduce students to the study of law and the judicial process and at the same time to provide an orientation to the law which is more general than that of most law schools. This program is highly recommended for political science students who want to enter law school or to prepare for paralegal careers. It is designed to introduce students to the study of law and judicial process and also provides a general orientation for law school. This program is also ideal for those seeking careers in intelligence or law enforcement.

Uncommon Pursuits.

Graduates in political science - prelaw pursue careers in a range of industries, excelling in jobs that demand deep knowledge of policy making, the judicial system and local, state, and international government.

Alumni work at:

  • State of Michigan
  • US Congress
  • American Cancer Society
  • St. Vincent Catholic Charities
  • United Nations Association of the United States of America
  • General Motors - Aerotek
  • Municipal Employees' Retirement System

Alumni work as:

  • Business Managers
  • Constituent Relations Representatives
  • Field Campaign Organizers
  • Legal Assistants
  • Process Analysts
  • Regional Field Directors
  • Youth Advocates

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