Florida Southern gives you a solid foundation and practical experience in the law and our legal system making this program ideal preparation for law school and nearly any career path.
Florida Southern's ongoing relationships with local firms, government agencies, legislators, and judges guarantees you'll get a firsthand look at practicing law.
Our various speaker series bring together members of the legal community, professionals, and students for meaningful discussions about legal issues.
We offer a preparation course and practice tests at a very affordable cost that can be scheduled without interfering with your regular classes.
Access to the Florida Southern alumni network is a prime reason for choosing Florida Southern College for Pre-Law preparation.
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During the summer of my sophomore year, I had the opportunity to intern at the 10th Judicial Circuit’s public defenders office which is located about 30 minutes south of Lakeland. It was a paid internship where I got to work with the PD’s, interview potential clients in the office and in jail, and get some hands on experience with criminal law. It was definitely a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
The advantage of going through a more personalized school like FSC is that your professors get to know you well enough to truly help you find what's best for you. Dr. Anderson reviewed an unimaginable amount of drafts of my personal statement, talked through my list of law schools, and helped me weigh the various considerations that go into making such an important investment in myself.
Hear from college leadership, faculty, and staff as you learn more about life and learning at Florida Southern College. Academic showcases spanning the breadth of the college's academic offerings will provide you with opportunities to learn more about the Pre-Law program.
Florida Southern College is the only private institution of higher education in the state of Florida to affiliate with The Washington Center.
Florida Southern College sponsors chapters of both Pi Alpha Delta and Pi Sigma Alpha, honorary societies for law and political science, respectively.
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