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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Government with a Concentration in Pre-Law: Degree Overview

Online Pre-Law Degree Overview

On-Campus Degree Available

The study and practice of law is one of the most important vocations in today's societies. For that reason, Regent offers an exceptional online pre-law degree program. The pre-law concentration prepares you for law school and for the LSAT entrance exams by sharpening your proficiencies in writing, critical thinking and analysis. You will also study some of the most important cases in American constitutional law. The online pre-law bachelor’s degree program also features courses in logical and critical thinking, persuasive communication, comparative politics, political ideologies, and research methods. Earning an online bachelor's degree in pre-law will prepare you for careers in law and government or equip you to start your journey to become a lawyer.

Career Opportunities:

  • Law
  • Government Agencies
  • Policy Analysis
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Business
Other Available Concentrations: American Government & Political Science | Foreign Policy & International Relations
Curriculum: View course requirements.
Length: 120 credit hours (includes 49 general education, 30 government core, 12 Pre-Law, 6 government electives, 23 additional electives)
Format: This degree is offered entirely online or on campus.
Results: Bachelor of Arts in Government with a Concentration in Pre-Law
Important Links: Apply Now | Tuition & Financial Aid | Department & Faculty

Dr. Joshua McMullen, Assistant Professor, Department Chair, Government, History & Criminal Justice; phone: 757.352.4776; email:

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