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Legislative Practice Certificate Requirements

Drake's proximity to the Iowa legislature in Des Moines offers students a valuable opportunity for first-hand experience in legislative practice. This program combines coursework and internships to give students a significant grounding in the legislative process from a legal perspective. For more information, contact Professor Julie Smith.

Required Courses:

  • Administrative Law - 3 credits
  • State and Local Government Law - 3 credits
  • Legislation - 2 credits (must be taken first semester, 2L year) 
  • Legislative Internship - 2 credits (must be taken second semester, 2L year) 
  • Legislative Practice - 2 credits (must be taken first semester, 3L year) 
  • Legislative Practice Internship - 2-3 credits (must be taken second semester, 3L year)

Last Modified: 8/12/2015 8:33:00 AM by Krista Magill