School of Arts and Sciences


The major of pre-law at Palm Beach Atlantic University is an interdisciplinary program of study within the Department of History and Political Science, drawn from the areas of history, political science, communication, philosophy, business, and English. The major is designed for students intending to pursue a career in law. 

Your Courses & Classes

Your Experience

At PBA, you'll:

  • Learn and comprehend the prophetic role of Christians in society.
  • Develop effective verbal and written communication skills as well as promoting analytical thinking.
  • Get broad exposure to history, government, politics, and law.
  • Enjoy a 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of just 18.

 Your Opportunities

A major in pre-law prepares students for law school. Students can participate in the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities’ programs, particularly the American studies program to gain practical experience in politics, and interact with Christian students from throughout the United States in formulating your world view.