preparing for a career in criminology

April 9, 2015
preparing for law school

I Want to Go to Law School. Which Undergraduate Degree Should I Pursue?

Do you know which bachelor’s degree is ideal for getting into law school? Surprisingly, the answer is “any.” Most law schools are keen to accept students from a variety of backgrounds, both academically and socially. Your undergraduate major is not what matters so much, rather, it’s your GPA, LSAT score, personal recommendations,  and extracurricular involvement.  All of these parameters will indicate how well you can think critically, communicate, perform effective research, and write at a high level. In addition, the American Bar Association (ABA) even goes so far as to recommend law school applicants prove involvement in public service, especially […]