Currently enrolled UGA students who have completed LEGL 2700 or LEGL 2800H and have a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 are eligible to apply.
If you are interested in this program and unable to register for LEGL 2700, email firstname.lastname@example.org for permission. Please include the semester and the call number for which you wish
Fifteen hours of approved coursework is required to complete the certificate. Courses
must be completed with a minimum grade of C (2.00). Please refer to the UGA bulletin
for pre-requisite courses.
Part I: Required Courses (3 hours)
Options for completing the remaining 12 hours
- Two courses from Part II and two courses from Part III, or
- Three courses from Part II and one course from Part III
How to Apply
Be sure you meet the eligibility requirements
Complete the essay question (part of the online application)
“Why are you applying to the Certificate in Legal Studies program?”
Please describe your motivation, career aspirations or anything else relevant to your
interest in the program in 250 words or less.
- September 1 – October 1
- February 1 – March 1
Notification of acceptance will be emailed approximately 2 weeks after each deadline.