Pre-Law Program Overview

Can you think on your feet, when everyone is watching you? Are you excited about the challenge of reading large amounts of material, looking for that one piece of evidence that can crystalize your argument? Is looking for both truth and justice important to you? Maryville College teaches its students how to be good law school students and, ultimately, strong additions to the legal community. More important, if you are willing to accept the challenge, the skills you learn at MC about communication and rhetoric, reading comprehension and critical analysis, logic, ethics and leadership ensure you will be successful in law school and beyond. Our faculty in economics, environmental studies, history, literature, philosophy, political science and psychology have taught generations of MC alums who have gone on to top law schools, such as Duke, Georgetown and Vanderbilt, and are now successful attorneys and prosecutors advocating for their clients throughout America. The journey is hard, but the rewards are many. If you are ready; come join us and learn about the law at Maryville College.

Maryville College Works is a comprehensive career preparation program that is integrated into the College’s four-year liberal arts curriculum. Key components include assessment, advising, networking and professional experiences.