Greedy Associates Boards   |  Threaded Discussion Forums   |  Newsletter
Greedy South Board
Long live the King

Home | Messages | Photos | Links | Contacts | Contact Administrators | FAQ | Newsletter |

Message 15753 of 15767 <- Previous | Next -> | View All | Reply | Post

NCCU evening or UNC NCcra August 05, 2009 06:51 pm
I'm seeking advice about adding a law degree. I'm 40, earning a non-profit salary (mid 50s) in R-DU. I have two master's degrees. Also, kids and a mortgage. One of my degrees is in urban planning. I would like to take that experience, along with my work in housing policy, into the law.
My choices, as it seems to me, are NCCU's evening program or UNC. I need to understand how much of a difference it would make to go to one school versus the other. I expect that I would earn less from NCCU, but then again, I wouldn't have to give up a salary and the tuition is less.
I have a neighbor with a JD from NCCU who is looking for work, 18 months after graduation. I have a 2L NCCU intern who can barely write a paragraph. Should I be worried?
NCCU seems like a low-risk choice - I get a degree without risking a job, and I don't spend too much money.

  Replies (view all)
message 15761 by Any Moose
message 15754 by Grapes

Message 15753 of 15767 <- Previous | Next -> | View All | Reply | Post

   Go to: Oldest | Most Recent or msg #

Find Legal Jobs:

Message Board Terms of Use and Disclaimer
800 West California Avenue, 2nd Floor, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Tel: (888) 257-9500;    Fax: (408) 524-4798;    Contact Us
Privacy policy  Site Contents © 1999-2006  Terms of service