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Academic Programs

Great public interest advocates need a strong academic foundation. The Center for Public Interest Law complements the law school's curriculum with a wide variety of public interest electives, including clinics that allow students to handle cases for actual clients long before they take the bar exam. Students whose legal studies are focused on public interest law can obtain a Certificate in Public Interest Law.