Working full time and going to law school part time?

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Fujin11

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Working full time and going to law school part time?

Postby Fujin11 » Sun Jul 29, 2012 8:59 pm

Is it doable or even a good idea? Are there distinct advantages and disadvantages to this path come OCI time?

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Re: Working full time and going to law school part time?

Postby Bigbub75 » Mon Jul 30, 2012 3:08 pm

I am doing it. It's tough but I wanted to limit my debt. As far as oci goes, some firms shy away from PT students, Other love them. At the end it all comes down to grades.

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Re: Working full time and going to law school part time?

Postby hiima3L » Tue Jul 31, 2012 6:58 am

Any school that has a part-time program is not worth it in and of itself, so no, it's not a good idea.

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Re: Working full time and going to law school part time?

Postby top30man » Tue Jul 31, 2012 7:33 am

hiima3L wrote:Any school that has a part-time program is not worth it in and of itself, so no, it's not a good idea.

It could be worth it at GULC. And Fordham as well, depending on the circumstance.
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Re: Working full time and going to law school part time?

Postby helfer snooterbagon » Tue Jul 31, 2012 7:44 am

hiima3L wrote:Any school that has a part-time program is not worth it in and of itself, so no, it's not a good idea.


Wrong.

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Re: Working full time and going to law school part time?

Postby kalvano » Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:17 am

hiima3L wrote:Any school that has a part-time program is not worth it in and of itself, so no, it's not a good idea.



Completely wrong.

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Re: Working full time and going to law school part time?

Postby hiima3L » Thu Aug 02, 2012 8:48 pm

top30man wrote:
hiima3L wrote:Any school that has a part-time program is not worth it in and of itself, so no, it's not a good idea.

It could be worth it at GULC. And Fordham as well, depending on the circumstance.
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I didn't know either had part-time programs. Those would make sense for a lot of people. I've only heard of part-time programs being at TT schools.



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