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Department of Legal Studies

Explore this page for advising updates, news, jobs, events, and resources relevant to a degree and career in Legal Studies!

 

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Thinking About Fall Internships? Is Your Resume Ready to Beat the ATS?

If you’re already asking yourself “What’s an ATS?” then keep reading…it’s important!

ATS stands for Applicant Tracking System, a general descriptor for a type of software that many companies, large and small, use to manage inbound job applications. These systems …

By Rick DelVecchio
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​Opportunity for SHS and CAS seniors in Spring 2022–Capstone with travel to Ghana

For this School of Health Sciences and College of Arts and Sciences capstone, we will travel to Ghana in January 2022 for two weeks prior to the start of the Spring 2022 semester. The capstone course will be taken as …

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Think Like A Recruiter To Prepare For Your Next Interview

One of the best ways to prepare for an interview is to think like a recruiter. Not sure how to do this? One great way is to read what THEY read. For every article you Google seeking advice on how …

By Rick DelVecchio
Rick DelVecchio Director of Career Development Rick DelVecchio
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LSAT STUDY TIPS & RESOURCES FROM KAPLAN

LSAT STUDY TIPS & RESOURCES

LEARN ABOUT THE LSAT

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is unlike any test you’ve ever taken in your academic career. The LSAT is a skills-based exam designed to test the critical reading and analytical …

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Have you ever considered a micro-internship?

Quinnipiac University has launched an opportunity for students and recent grads to provide immediate help on professional tasks. Learn how you can gain valuable experience, while helping companies get work done.

Your time in the College of Arts & Sciences …

By Rick DelVecchio
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Featured Classes

CAR 410 – LSAT Prep Course

Interested in going to law school in the future? You’ll need to take the LSAT to get there! Take our…

CAR 150 – Introduction to Excel

Interested in becoming an Excel power user? Consider the online course CAR-150: Intro to Excel. You’ll be amazed how useful…

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Career Resources

360 Senior Success Center
Bobcat Connect

Bobcat Connect is an easy-to-use platform for informal mentorship, networking and career support — designed exclusively for Quinnipiac students and alumni …

Career Competencies

Want to know what employers want? The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) publishes an annual list created by …

CAS360 Navigator

The 360 Navigator is designed to help you understand how you can, with guidance from your advisors, chart your path …

Cover Letter Writing Guide

A well-written cover letter can often be the difference between getting an interview and getting a rejection letter. You should send …

Inclusivelys human-first employment network empowers and employs people with disabilities by using personalized Success Enablers (accommodations) to provide candidates …

Academic Resources

CAR 295 - Internship for Credit

The CAR295: CAREER PRACTICUM course, which gives course credit for internships.

 

IDEAL Courses

The College of Arts and Sciences offers a number of courses that focus on people in societies who have been …

Tips for Requesting a Letter of Recommendation:

Ask those who know you and also can evaluate your capabilities. Ask the …
Course Catalog
CAS360 Navigator

The 360 Navigator is designed to help you understand how you can, with guidance from your advisors, chart your path …

CAS Degree Requirements

A visual/interactive representation of the CAS degree requirements is available on this resource. This resource can help you visualize and …

Graduate School Preparation

ETS - Testing info from creators of GRE | GMAT | LSAT | MCAT

Tips on GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT and other graduate level testing

List of ABA Approved Law Schools

Law schools approved by the American Bar Association

The New York Law School's Guide to Preparing a Personal Statement

Tips and advice on how to structure and write a personal statement for law school applications

Law School Admissions Council

The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) is a nonprofit corporation that provides unique, state-of-the-art products and services to ease the …

CAR 410- LSAT Prep Course

CAR 410 is a one-credit course, available to all students at the University, to prepare you to take the LSAT.  …

gradschools.com

This site offers a large list of graduate schools! Thousands of options at hundreds of colleges and universities, across masters …

Professional Associations

National Association for Law Placement, Inc.

NALP is an association of over 2,500 legal career professionals who advise law students, lawyers, law offices, and law schools …

National Bar Association

The National Bar Association is the nation’s oldest and largest national network of predominantly African-American attorneys and judges.

The American Bar Association

The ABA is committed to supporting the legal profession while improving the administration of justice and more.

The National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc.

The NFPA promotes a global presence for the paralegal profession and leadership in the legal community.