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Thoughts on Schools

Thoughts on Schools
« on: December 09, 2009, 11:48:37 PM »
AA/female
BS Poli Sci and Vet Sci- 3.0
MBA- 3.5
I am considering South Dakota, Lewis and Clark, NCC, John Marshall Atl and DePaul
Does anyone have any advice? One of my professor suggested not applying to HBCU's because I have undergrad degrees from FVSU 05. Please give me your thoughts. ???

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Re: Thoughts on Schools
« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2009, 04:28:05 AM »
I wouldn't recommend any of those, but of course, that depends on your LSAT.

Re: Thoughts on Schools
« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2009, 07:01:31 PM »
I was curious why the recommendations against HBCU's?

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« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2009, 07:08:46 PM »
Are you talking to me?  I'm not against all HBCUs.  I sometimes recommend that people go to Howard if they can't get into a t14.  My recommendation above was just a general one against going to law school if those are your options and you can't improve your LSAT.

Re: Thoughts on Schools
« Reply #4 on: December 15, 2009, 04:04:36 PM »
I'm sorry, I guess my post was a little ambiguous.  The original poster said she had a recommendation from her professor not to apply to HBCU's. I was wondering if her professor explained why.

But your insight is definately useful for her so she could make a well informed decision. I attended an HBCU for undergrad, so I am kinda biased in supporting HBCU's at all levels.