NCCU School of Law
NCCU School of Law is proud to be a law school that produces practice ready attorneys who become leaders and serve their communities around the state and nation.
We empower our graduates to become highly competent and socially responsible lawyers and leaders committed to public service and to meeting the needs of underserved communities.
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NCCU School of Law prepares students to become practice ready attorneys and leaders in the process of law and industry.
Welcome Class of 2026
NCCU School of Law Welcomes former Supreme Court of North Carolina, Associate Justice Patricia Timmons-Goodson as Dean
Law and Technology Summit
The one-day hybrid summit will be held October 13. The summit will include keynotes, presentations and panel discussions designed to examine issues and current developments in law and technology, including artificial intelligence, data privacy, cybersecurity, tech policy, legal services regulatory reform
Social Justice And Racial Equity Institute
Inspired in 2020, the SJREI addresses systemic racism and other forms of inequality through interdisciplinary problem solving that researches the legacy of racial injustice and advances a just and prosperous society for all people.
Technology Law and Policy center
NCCU School of Law was awarded a five-million-dollar, five -year social equity grant that provides summer internships for law students at Intel Corporation, mentoring, networking and scholarship opportunities for students.
NEws & UPCOMING EVENTS
Our JOINT Degree Programs
The North Carolina Central University School of Law offers several programs that can lead to the award of a joint degree:
Juris Doctor/Masters of Business (J.D./M.B.A.)
Juris Doctor/Masters of Library Science Information (J.D./M.L.S./M.I.S.)
Juris Doctor/Masters of Public Administration (J.D./M.P.A.)
Juris Doctor/Masters of Public Policy(J.D./M.P.P.) - with Duke University
About NCCU SChool Of Law
The Law School is small by design; its impact on the world is measured by its accomplished graduates and its ongoing scholarship and outreach through numerous centers and projects.
Dean Browne C. Lewis
NCCU School of Law
The mission of the North Carolina Central University School of Law is to provide a challenging and broad-based educational program designed to stimulate intellectual inquiry of the highest order, and to foster in each student a deep sense of professional responsibility and personal integrity so as to produce competent and socially responsible members of the legal profession.
Your Journey Through Law School Starts Here
NCCU School of Law is a nationally ranked leader in legal education, offering an array of clinical courses and opportunities that prepare practice-ready graduates for careers in public service, the private sector, and business.