American Studies is an excellent pathway to legal studies. This option provides a key knowledgebase for students who wish to apply to law school.

There are a variety of resources and opportunities for students considering a career in law.  Students at OSU-Cascades work with their major advisor in partnership with Career Development Center to create their plans and pathway to apply to law school.

Choosing a Law School

Choosing a Type of Law Program

The most common Law Program students pursue is a Juris Doctorate (JD) however, there are other programs that students may be interested based on their career and practice goals.

Choosing a Law Program


Applying to Law-School

General Resources for Pre-Law Students