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29 Critical Questions Booklet CoverWhat to Ask Before Applying to Law School?

The admissions experts at Miami Law, authors of the guide 29 Critical Questions to Ask About Law School, have put together a list to assist in pre-law planning. This resource covers key questions from admissions, to academics, to law student life including:

What Are Law Schools Looking for in an Applicant?
What Should I focus on in my Personal Statement?
Can I Afford Law School?
How Beneficial is a Joint Program like a JD/MBA?

Dual Degree Program in Law

The University of Miami offers the Dual-Degree Program in Law, which allows University of Miami undergraduate students with high academic ability to gain admission to both undergraduate study and to graduate study in the law school. Such an achievement gives qualified students the chance to complete both bachelors and Juris Doctor degrees in just six years. Students may apply to the Dual-Degree program when applying for undergraduate admission or any time after their freshman year, as long as they meet the admission requirements.   

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Our Law School Admissions Specialists are here to help you with any questions you may have. You can reach out to us via email, by filling out our Request Information Form or by visiting us in person during one of our On-Campus Tours

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 Regarding Law as a Career

Careers in Law
H.G. Global Resources (useful descriptions of 260+ areas of legal practice) 

* Miami Law representatives will be attending LSAC Forums and participate in approximately 80+ recruitment events throughout the country each fall. Additionally, Miami Law hosts several on-campus events, such as Open Houses, application and LSAT Workshops, mock admissions panels, law student panels, and class visits. These events can be extremely useful and informative.


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