You watch court TV like it’s your job, and you can argue with the best. If you’re looking for a program that prepares you for a future in law, CMU has what you need. Meet your adviser early and often to decide which majors will be the best fit. The Association of American Law Schools emphasizes a high-quality undergraduate experience, and CMU’s pre-law program draws from several disciplines to prepare you for your career or graduate studies. CMU’s pre-law program fosters comprehension of law terms, critical understanding of values and the power of creative thinking.
Put Your Degree to Work
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics sample data
|Job||Median Pay||Job Growth through 2022|
|Lawyer||$113,530 per year||10% (74,800 more jobs)|
|Paralegal or legal assistant||$46,990 per year||17% (46,200 more jobs)|
|Judge||$102,980 per year||1% (400 more jobs)|