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Gannon University's Charles W. Deaner, Esq. '48 Pre-Law program prepares you to enter law school or a legal profession. Engage in course and project work to learn the fundamentals of analyzing problems, identifying significant facts, evaluating precedent, interpreting statues and constructing policy arguments. Our flexible course scheduling and one-on-one faculty advising will help you launch your career so you can improve the future in impactful ways.
Gain real-world knowledge through key pre-law courses including:
Introduction to Law in Society: Learn legal institutions and processes, evolution of the American legal system, major substantive areas of law, legal reasoning and the adversarial process and the role of attorneys and courts in American society.
Legal Analysis and Persuasion: Learn to persuade a targeted audience in both written and oral forms through briefs, mock appellate arguments and mock trial.
Career Preparation in Law: Prepare for a legal career and the exam needed to gain acceptance to law school.
Our pre-law program is designed for your success. Through curriculum flexibility and high-quality educational opportunities, you can:
“I am thankful for my professors who involve me in the Erie community through internships and interpersonal connections.”
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