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Academic Catalog - Fall 2019 
Academic Catalog - Fall 2019 [ARCHIVED]

History (Pre-law track)

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The major in History (Pre-law track) prepares students for a future in the legal profession. The program provides students with a basic knowledge of United States history and the development of America’s political and legal institutions. In addition, it teaches the skills identified by the American Bar Association’s Section on Legal Education as essential in the legal profession: analytical and problem solving skills; critical reading abilities; writing skills; oral communication; and research skills. This curriculum is designed to equip students for a lifetime of Christian work and ministry in the legal profession. The core competencies of Spiritual Formation, Biblical Exposition, and Ministry Preparation are most directly addressed in the Christian Studies component of the BA with History (Pre-law track) program. However, the core competencies of Theological Integration and Christian Leadership are addressed more directly by required courses in this curriculum which promote an understanding of the Biblical approach to history, ethics, government and political philosophy.

In addition to the Core Curriculum and Christian Studies Minor , History (Pre-law track) majors must complete the following:

History (pre-law track) - 30 hours

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