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Welcome!

The Department of Government and Justice Studies features undergraduate programs in Criminal Justice and Political Science. One of the concentrations for the Political Science major is Pre-Professional Legal Studies. This concentration is tailored for students who are interested in law school or any other law-related profession. Courses are selected from various programs on campus to provide a comprehensive program of study.

Students from any major in the department are welcome to discuss pre-law matters with GJS faculty. The main pre-law advisor for the department is Dr. Marian Williams. You can email her at williamsmr4@appstate.edu or phone her at (828) 262-6039.

Other faculty in the department can also assist you with pre-law questions. View a directory of GJS faculty by clicking here .

Contact Us


Main Advisor:

Dr. Marian Williams
Email: williamsmr4@appstate.edu
Phone: (828) 262-6039

Phi Alpha Delta Faculty Advisors:

Dr. Ellen Key
Email:
keyem@appstate.edu
Phone: (828) 262-7916

Dr. Kirstin Morgan
Email:
morganka2@appstate.edu
Phone: (828) 262-6167

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