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What's Your Major?

Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #20 on: May 13, 2005, 08:08:43 AM »
Econ major/Poli Sci minor

This combo is what sealed the deal for me on wanting to go to law school

LaneSwerver

Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #21 on: May 13, 2005, 08:27:02 AM »
Liberal Studies.  I had to take a certain amount of upper level credits in each of 5 areas of study.

Professor Kennedy! I loved your class!


ZildjianKX

Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #22 on: May 13, 2005, 09:53:23 AM »
Computer engineering.

Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #23 on: May 13, 2005, 06:56:32 PM »
Double Degree: BA in Political science and religious studies and a BS in Economics

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Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #24 on: May 13, 2005, 06:58:24 PM »
Sounds to me like a triple degree.

Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #25 on: May 13, 2005, 07:00:08 PM »
BS Molecular Bio/Minor Poli Sci     Bill Frist Fan! :P

A.J

Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #26 on: May 13, 2005, 07:02:42 PM »
psych and criminology; what could be better prep for criminal litigation?

Probably anything.

Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #27 on: May 13, 2005, 08:03:52 PM »
Forestry

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Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #28 on: May 13, 2005, 08:14:09 PM »
accounting major...the tax accounting courses at my school are taught by two tax lawyers (both with LLM's from NYU) and I definitely feel like I am getting a good mix of business and law.  One of them actually stresses the importance of the use of the Socratic method (unlike most teachers here in wussy Seattle).

Other business courses give you a sense of what you need to do to succeed in the workplace and especially the entrepreneurial side if you are going to eventually practice by yourself.  I do wish I was a little more well rounded but definitely feel advantaged.

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Re: What's Your Major?
« Reply #29 on: May 13, 2005, 08:15:47 PM »
psych and criminology; what could be better prep for criminal litigation?

Probably anything.

im sure being an inbred crack addict would be even better. oh wait, maybe sending a orotund wanna be to the dump in six pieces would be just tops:)