Since 1987, the Wefel Center for Employment Law has offered students the opportunity to achieve a Concentration in Employment Law while pursuing the J.D. degree.
To obtain a Concentration in Employment Law, students must complete eleven (11) hours of approved coursework and write a publishable paper on an employment law topic in addition to receiving the J.D. degree. Students pursuing a Concentration are required to take and pass with a grade of C or above the basic labor law course, "The Law of Labor Relations," but are otherwise free to choose approved employment law classes, including directed research projects, to focus their studies in the areas of employment law which most interest them.
Regularly scheduled classes and seminars which apply toward a Concentration in Employment Law are listed below:
Seminars (usually offered in late afternoon or evening)
For more information about the Concentration program or the Center for Employment Law, please contact Professor Marcia McCormick, Director of the Center for Employment Law, Room 954.