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Is law business similar to law school ?

talin

Is law business similar to law school ?
« on: March 29, 2010, 01:48:32 PM »
Hi everybody ,

I was wondering what exactly is busines law degree??will you become a lawyer after graduation just in business? or is this something completely different???
do u still need a bachelor's degree to be admitted??
please help i am confued

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Re: Is law business similar to law school ?
« Reply #1 on: March 29, 2010, 04:29:13 PM »
I'm not sure what you mean.

There is no such thing as a "business law" degree that I'm aware of. You can go to law school and focus on the law as it relates to business. Perhaps some school offers a random degree in this, but its certainly not a standard.

Put it this way: if it's a JD, it's a law degree allowing you to take the bar. Otherwise, it is not (with the exception of LLMs for foreign students).

talin

Re: Is law business similar to law school ?
« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2010, 07:21:53 PM »
thanks for the reply but if you go the following link you will see that northridge university of california hasa business law programm . It has some requirements but no lsat or bachelors , so basically its not a law school or JD , thats why i am so confued.

http://www.csun.edu/academic/

Re: Is law business similar to law school ?
« Reply #3 on: March 29, 2010, 07:58:52 PM »
If you investigate just a little deeper, you will see that it is a bachelors degree program with a business law option.  It prepares you for certain industries.  Just navigate the website you posted, so we don't have to do it for you.