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    May 21, 2024  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Legal studies certificate

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A legal studies certificate may be earned by students who have completed a concentration of academic work designed to prepare them for admission to and success in law school, regardless of major or minor at UNT. The Department of Political Science will award the certificate to students who have completed 15 hours of approved course work and maintained a 3.25 in the courses taken for the certificate as well as a 3.0 cumulative UNT GPA. Classes that count toward the student’s major, minor or core requirements may also count toward this certificate.


All recipients of the certificate MUST complete one course from each of the following five areas:

Additional information

For more information, please visit or contact the pre-law advising office at If you wish to declare your intent to seek a legal studies certificate, contact the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Student Advising office.

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