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Pre-Law - AA Degree, Liberal Arts Major

PRE-LAW

PRE-LAW – AA DEGREE, LIBERAL ARTS MAJOR

 

Completion of an Associate of Arts Liberal Arts Degree with an emphasis in Pre-Law provides a solid foundation to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree. Pre-Law degree usually take four years to complete and prepare students for entry-level careers in a variety of areas. In order to practice law, students must seek admission to law school and obtain a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree.

Law schools accept students with majors in all areas of undergraduate study. Applicants with such diverse majors as business, political science, criminal justice, psychology, biology, environmental science and engineering, among others, are routinely accepted into law school.

 

 

 

Freshmen Year – First Semester

ENGL 1301

English Composition I

3

HIST 1301

U.S. History I

3

EDUC/PSYC

1300

Learning Framework

3

ECON 2301

Principles of Macroeconomics

3

 

Core MATH

3

 

Total Semester Hours

15

 

 

Freshmen Year – Second Semester

ENGL 1302

English Composition II

3

HIST 1302

U.S. History II

3

 

SPCH 1315 or SPCH 1321

3

 

Creative Arts

3

 

*Suggested Pathway Elective

3

 

Total Semester Hours

15

 

 

Sophomore Year – First Semester

GOVT 2305

U.S. Government & Constitution

3

 

Life & Physical Science

4

 

Language, Philosophy, & Culture

3

 

*Suggested Pathway Elective

3

 

*Suggested Pathway Elective

3

 

Total Semester Hours

16

 

 

Sophomore Year – Second Semester

GOVT 2306

Texas Government & Constitution

3

 

Life & Physical Science

4

 

*Suggested Pathway Elective

3

 

*Suggested Pathway Elective

4

 

Total Semester Hours

14

 

Total Hours…………………………………………………………………………………………………………….60

*PRE-LAW PATHWAY ELECTIVES

F = taught fall; S= taught spring; F/S = taught fall & spring

 

 

BUSI 2301 Business Law (F/S)

ECON 2301 Principles of Microeconomics (F/S)

ENGL 2311 Technical Writing (F/S)

GEOG 1303 World Regional Geography (F/S)

HIST 2311 Western Civilization I (F)

HIST 2312 Western Civilization II (S)

SPAN 1411 Elementary Spanish I (F)

 

 

CONTACT TVCC GUIDANCE CENTER AND YOUR TRANSFER COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY TO DETERMINE THE TRANSFERABILITY OF COURSES AND COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS.

 

Posted Date:
1/8/2019 2:29:01 PM

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