Legal Studies Minor

The 18-credit minor in Legal Studies is designed for students who are interested in furthering their interest in the law.  Under the instruction of legal professionals and practicing attorneys, students will develop the requisite oral and written skills necessary to succeed in law school and in the legal profession.  Students will learn how to evaluate and assess court decisions and statutes. From an interdisciplinary perspective, students will develop a greater understanding and appreciation of law and the legal process.   

Best Fit Majors: Accounting, Business Management and Criminal Justice

Required Legal Studies Minor Courses (for CJ Majors)
CJ-150American Legal System3
LA-107Introduction to Civil Rights Law3
BL-201Business Law I3
Elective Courses
Select three of the following:9
Real Estate
Business Ethics
Introduction to Human Resource Management
Employee and Labor Relations
Legal Aspects of Sports
Legal Aspects of Entertainment and Media
United States Court Systems
Family Law
Fundamentals of Criminal Trial Practice
Business Law II
Total Credits18