Criminal-Justice

University of Jamestown graduates are accepted into prestigious law schools around the United States.

Law schools appreciate the liberal arts background as well as courses in writing and philosophy provided to University of Jamestown graduates. Those pursuing an undergraduate curriculum in preparation for law school should consult with the director of the Learning and Academic Advising Center and the history-political science faculty. Our graduates are attending or have recently attended:

  • George Washington University Law School
  • Hamline University Law School
  • Northwestern University School of Law
  • Texas Tech University School of Law
  • University of Arizona School of Law
  • University of Minnesota Law School
  • University of North Dakota School of Law
  • William Mitchell School of Law

 

Program Strengths

As a student interested in pre-law at University of Jamestown, you will benefit from:

  • faculty whose main focus is teaching
  • small class sizes assuring personal attention from instructors
  • advisers who are informed about the requirements and opportunities in pre-professional areas
  • a strong emphasis on the liberal arts, which will prepare you for professional school
  • many organizations and activities providing opportunities to develop non-academic skills while pursuing your professional goals
Specific coursework for this major is outlined in the downloadable courses and requirements. Courses & Requirements

Our Academic Catalogs provide information on policies and procedures, the admissions process, programs of study, and degree requirements.

As course offerings can change from semester to semester, working with the Registrar’s office will ensure that your courses are kept on schedule so that you can graduate in four years.

Seal-Black-(no-back)_4 Brian Lang, PhDProfessor

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, University of Missouri-Columbia
Teaches: Ethics, History of Philosophy, Islamic Philosophy, and Philosophy of Law

Email:blang@uj.edu
thomasJohnson-sm Thomas Johnson, PhDProfessor

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, International Relations, American University
Teaches: American Politics, Comparative Government, International Relations, Political Theory, Pre-Law, and Chinese and Indian History

Email:thjohnso@uj.edu
Adjunct Faculty
  • University of Jamestown
    History - Political Science Department
    6075 College Lane
    Jamestown ND, 58405