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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 - Law 252, 3 credits
  • State and Local Government Law - Law 261, 3 credits
  • Legislation - Law 233, 2 credits (must be taken 1st semester 2L year) 
  • Legislative Internship - Law 627, 2-3 credits (must be taken 2nd semester 2L year) 
  • Legislative Practice - Law 52, 2 credits (must be taken 1st semester, 3L year) 
  • Legislative Practice Internship - Law 616, 2-3 credits (must be taken 2nd semester 3L year)

Last Modified: 11/19/2013 8:01:00 AM by Krista Magill