The Law, Society and Justice profile at Marianopolis College is the ideal preparation for law school. As a Law, Society and Justice student at Marianopolis you synthesize crucial skills such as research, analysis and presentation and you prepare for university studies in a variety of areas related to law (criminal law, family law, corporate law and beyond), as well as business, media, the arts, education, and government.

At Marianopolis, the Law, Society and Justice profile stimulates critical thinking about the dynamic interaction between the law and economic, historical, political and social forces. It helps you understand levels of power in society and, by preparing you for university studies in law, it helps you to make a difference through law reform and social justice.

You, if you want to champion change. By taking a wide range of courses, you will get a solid preparation for university studies that open up a host of careers in various fields related to law, as well as public-interest advocacy, forensics and more.

The Law, Society and Justice profile at Marianopolis is an inspired path to university studies that lead to work in and around the legal system, from journalism and the civil service to criminology. It can help open up a variety of satisfying careers, including in these fields:

  • Law
  • Criminology
  • Diplomacy
  • Media and Communications
  • Politics
  • Social Work
  • Public Administration
  • Industrial Relations
  • Human Resources
  • Forensics
  • NGOs

The Law, Society and Justice profile at Marianopolis offers a unique preparation for university.  You will develop the critical-thinking, writing and methodology skills required to excel in competitive faculties like Law. Furthermore, the Law, Society and Justice profile will teach you to look at subjects covered through the lens of the law. For example, at Marianopolis, the required Social Science Western Civilization course has been adapted to examine legal aspects through time, giving you a unique perspective and a great framework through which to understand further legal studies.  With its multifaceted approach, this Social Science profile also prepares you for many university programs beyond law, giving you the chance to really make this profile your own. We can’t wait to see what you can do.

Admissions Requirements

The basic entrance requirement for admission to Marianopolis is the Quebec Diploma of Secondary Studies and for the Social Science-Law, Society and Justice profile include the following:

  • Minimum historical admission averages:
    • Overall average: 73%
    • Arts program average (no Science or Math courses): 74%

Semester Snapshots

SOCIAL SCIENCE – LAW, SOCIETY AND JUSTICE PROFILE

• English
• Humanities
• Physical Education
• Complementary
• Western Civilization
• Introduction to Psychology
• Research Methods

• English
• French
• Humanities
• Physical Education
• Macroeconomics
• Quantitative Methods
• Individual and Society
Choose 1 Intro-level course

• English
• Humanities
• Complementary
Choose 1 Intro-level course
Choose 3 Upper-level courses

• English
• French
• Physical Education
• Integrative Project
Choose 3 Upper-level courses