Bachelor of Arts in Law

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Virtual: Sept. 13 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 29 | Dec. 13

Wayne State's B.A. in Law provides a distinctive, interdisciplinary program for those with an interest in law. Students will emerge from this robust program with a strong foundation in critical thinking and writing, ethics, political and legal theory, and legal and justice systems.

What's more, our unique partnership with Wayne State University's Law School provides students with unmatched connections making them competitive for innovative and emerging employment opportunities in a variety of fields and industries or for pursuing graduate studies, potentially including law school.

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Other programs in law

Wayne State offers a Minor in Law (undergraduate), Joint Bachelor of Science (or Arts)/Juris Doctorate, as well as a graduate J.D. degree for those desiring to practice law.

Getting ahead ⚖️

How can students prepare to successfully enter law school? Alumnus, Paul Kako '16, shares some tips for undergrads to get ahead of the game. 

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This tool provides a broad overview of how major selection can lead to careers and is provided without any implied promise of employment. Some careers will require further education, skills, or competencies. Actual salaries may vary significantly between similar employers and could change by graduation, as could employment opportunities and job titles.