Certificate in Law and Government

Program Requirements

Students will be required to complete a total of 14 hours in the program courses in addition to completion of a capstone requirement. Students can complete a capstone requirement in one of two ways: (1) complete the Graduation writing Requirement (GWR) in a course that is both certificate-approved and GWR-approved; or (2) complete an experiential learning course that is both certificate-approved and experiential-learning approved. A course's eligibility for these capstone requirements will be listed in the registration materials 

Illustrative Certificate Courses

LAW 207 Federal Courts 
LAW 231 Civil Rights Litigation
LAW 255 Administrative Law 
LAW 266 Election Law
LAW 3019 Legislation & Regulation 
LAW 304 State & Local Government Law
LAW 316 International Law & Dispute Resolution
LAW 339 Employment Discrimination
LAW 355 State Constitutional Law
LAW 358 Comparative Constitutional Law 
LAW 382 US Supreme Court: Current Constitutional Issues
LAW 385 The Presidency & The Constitution 
LAW 399 Selected Topics in Labor & Employment Law
LAW 216 Statutory Interpretation 
LAW 252 Constitutional Law II
LAW 312 Administrative Practice and Procedure
LAW 381 First Amendment
LAW 390 Appellate Theory & Process



Willamette University

Law Certificate Programs

245 Winter Street SE
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.
(503) 370-6380

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