History/Pre-Law Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Prepare for Your Legal Career with a Pre-Law Degree

Our History and Pre-Law degree program will prepare you for entry into law school by developing your writing, research, and analytical skills in history and other appropriate disciplines, like criminal justice, political science, philosophy, and sociology.

The program also includes courses in legal research and writing.

  • Prepare for entry into law school
  • A comprehensive degree program that develops critical skills for future legal professions
  • Transferable Skills

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  • Federal Government
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  • Local Government
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Top Career Paths

  • Lawyer
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  • Mediator
  • Paralegal

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Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

  • Completed application
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official SAT and/or ACT test scores (Marywood is test optional)
  • Essay (optional)

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Liberal Arts Center

102 Morgan Road
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The Liberal Arts Center contains classrooms utilized by several programs, as well as the Office of Admissions and a variety of other administrative offices. It is also home to the iconic Rotunda and the NativityMiguel School of Scranton.

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Liberal Arts Center Classrooms

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The Liberal Arts Center provides classroom space for coursework in the Social Sciences, English, Philosophy, and Religious Studies programs.

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