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i want to go to law school but i don't know what to do for my undergrad

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i already know that i want to be lawyer as my full time job after university and want to go to law school once i graduate from university but i don't know what program to choose for my undergrad. i'm in gr 12 so its pretty late to be deciding what to do university now but i have no idea what to choose. in gr 11 i took chemistry, physics, biology, function, french, english, communications tech, gym and law. So far the courses I've been given for gr 12 are biology, advanced functions, calculus, recreation and fitness leadership, french and english, i was also given 2 spares but am planning to either take chemistry or communications tech as my 7th course. if you have any ideas of what programs i could do at a canadian university with these courses please tell me!
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You just have to play to your strengths: pick something that you can do well in. It might be hard to figure out what that is, but that's what you'll have to do. You'll also want a major that will help you refine your critical thinking, reasoning, and analytical abilities (which is most majors to be honest). Law graduates come from a wide range of backgrounds, including common ones like philosophy but also things like science and engineering.
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If possible, think about what field of law that you might want to practice - a science background can be helpful when working with patents, where corporate law requires that you be comfortable interpreting business statements. It looks like you do tend to take sciences, so I'm thinking that you might want to look into Western University because you could do a few years of science and then take the Ivey MBA/JD join program.
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If you really like law, you can pick an undergrad that heavily favours a law pathway. I know McMaster's Justice, political policy and law program (JPPL) is an example (http://philos.humanities.mcmaster.ca/jppl-program). 

The downside is that the degree probably won't be very helpful if you change your mind or can't get into law school. 

Alternatively there's this cool program at Laurier where you get a BA and a LLB (bachelor of laws) from the university of Sussex (UK). It's an exchange program but you actually learn law in your undergrad. Check it out:https://www.wlu.ca/programs/interdisciplinary/law-degree-uk-and-ba-laurier/index.html
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There's a demand for attorneys with a science background and a knowledge of intellectual property law to work with all the tech and science patents.
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This is true but I know a lot of people in law school with science backgrounds who have no interest in IP law. 

OP, keep in mind that even people graduating from law school are in many cases unsure of which specific area of law they want to go into. Just pick an undergrad that interests you, that you will do well in, and is a suitable backup in case you don't go to law school. Don't put all your eggs in one basket because everybody wants to go into law now.
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Hi!

I think that you'll really have to sit down and create a road map for yourself - it sounds silly, but it helps! You can graduate from so many undergraduate degree programs and still be eligible for Law School. There isn't one specific way to get there. I've had many friends graduate from Criminology at Laurier, and continue to their LSAT.

Laurier has created a new joint program with the University of Sussex. I'd highly recommend taking a look at it! 
https://www.wlu.ca/programs/interdisciplinary/law-degree-uk-and-ba-laurier/index.html
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Way to go Kathleen. Recommending a crappy UK based law degree to naive high schoolers who have not had the chance yet to do an undergrad degree, write the LSAT and apply to Canadian law schools. Bravo. How about telling these kids how much they will struggle in an already over saturated Canadian legal market by taking the backdoor entry into a non-Canadian law school from a sub-par school?

How can you even live with yourself? Selecting a law school is an extremely important life and career decision. Especially considering how much a law degree costs. And you are here on a high schooler website marketing that useless Sussex degree to these kids? 

Laurier should be ashamed to bring in that program after their teachers college was closed down. Anything to bring in a new source of revenue for the school even if it screws up young kids' lives. 

-Soon to be lawyer at a top Canadian law school 
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Kathleen is just mentioning something she read about, she is not saying she graduated from this program and thought it was great. You need to chill and learn to read. I hear lawyers do a lot of that.
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Kathleen is just mentioning something she read about, she is not saying she graduated from this program and thought it was great. You need to chill and learn to read. I hear lawyers do a lot of that.

She said "I'd highly recommend taking a look at it!" If you scroll through her posts you will notice that she is a 4th year Laurier student and is representing the school on this forum. She has a responsibility in that students here will take what she says very seriously as both a student and representative of the school on a high schooler forum. And normally I do not criticize posts like this, but I have personally been contacted by students in that combined program asking for my help in how to come back to Canada because they have realized their mistake only after going in and paying the hefty tuition fees. Here are further threads on this program if it fascinates you so much:

http://lawstudents.ca/forums/topic/42655-laurier-partnering-with-uk-law-school/
https://www.reddit.com/r/LawCanada/comments/5erafo/lauriersussex_ba_and_llb_program/
http://lawstudents.ca/forums/topic/44130-need-some-clarification-grade-12-student/
http://lawstudents.ca/forums/topic/41906-uk-law-degree-return-to-canada/
http://lawstudents.ca/forums/topic/9892-going-to-law-school-in-britainaustralia-is-a-joke-old-thread/
http://lawstudents.ca/forums/topic/36354-anyone-not-been-able-to-articleget-a-job-with-australiauk-degrees/
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Look at something does not equal, apply for it. It simply means exploring an option. I am sure that the OP has enough critical skills to look at something and decide if it is for them. 
No need to be dramatic - you can simply say: hey, I've heard bad things about that program. Take a look at these links. No need to guilt trip another poster who was trying to be helpful.
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Warning - Kathleen 2.0 under a different Anonymous account lmao. 
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Hello! 
 I fully understand my duty in ensuring that I am writing information knowing the power my words could potentially have, which is why I was offering a mere suggestion. In addition to that, I am not hired or speaking on behalf of Laurier, I just happen to go to Laurier and wanted to offer some knowledge I've picked up from being there. It's a new program that has started this year for Fall 2016-2017 that I've heard about from some students I work with on campus. I'm unsure of how there has been so much negativity about getting back into the country for this program, when the first year students have only had Laurier classes on the Laurier Campus. It is unfortunate that there are already negative reviews! I'm truly am sorry you feel that way! I don't know much about the program, which is why I suggested taking a look at it. :) 

All the best! 

Kathleen 
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Kathleen, I made that comment and I apologize because it wasn't your intention to give bad advice or mislead students. There is a stigma among legal employers and law students in Canada that you only leave to these backdoor entry schools if you can't get in here. Even before Laurier partnered with Sussex for the LLB, many Canadians went there for their law degrees and struggled to get jobs here. It's like how Caribbean med students have trouble finding residency and practicing as doctors here.
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