Learning Outcomes

  1. Upon completing the JD program, the student will be able to demonstrate an understanding of substantive and procedural law and the biblical underpinnings of law.
  2. Upon completing the JD program, the student will be able to demonstrate sound legal analysis, legal research, and problem solving.
  3. Upon completing the JD program, the student will be able, both orally and in written form, to communicate effectively and appropriately in legal contexts.
  4. Upon completing the JD program, the student will be able to articulate the decision-making framework by which the student will make ethical decisions in the practice of law.
  5. Upon completing the JD program, the student will be able to perform the skills needed for one entering the legal profession to be able to participate competently and ethically in the legal profession.
  6. Upon completing the JD program, the student will be able to create a strategic plan for the student's career path and to follow God's call.
  1. Students will demonstrate a familiarity with the United States legal system, in the context of selected substantive law topics.
  2. Students will demonstrate an ability to reason, research, write, and problem-solve in the context of the United States legal system.
  3. Students will demonstrate an understanding of the common-law legal tradition, as opposed to a civil law system.
  4. Students will demonstrate an appreciation of Christian principles applicable to law.
  1. Students will be able to interact knowledgeably and effectively with lawyers on issues within their concentration.
  2. Students will demonstrate knowledge of Christian principles applicable to law.
  3. Students will be able to interact knowledgeably and effectively with the laws and regulations informing their concentration.
  4. Students will learn the importance of being ethical professionals who are honest and demonstrate integrity and Christ-like character.
  5. Students will demonstrate beginning competency in legal analysis, writing, and problem solving.
  6. Students will demonstrate an ability to engage in written and oral communication of legal matters.

 

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