Legal Studies B.S.
“LEGAL STUDIES” MAJOR:
Paralegal Studies Concentration
To provide students with a core of legal knowledge and critical thinking, understanding of professional ethics, communication and interpersonal skills, which will enhance the students’ ability to function effectively as professionals in a legal environment.
Juvenile Justice Concentration
To provide students with a core of knowledge in law, policy, human development and societal responses to the status of juveniles within the legal system so as to enhance the students’ ability to function effectively and ethically as professionals in the juvenile justice system.
Criminal Justice Concentration
To provide students with a core of knowledge in criminal justice practices, concepts, ethics, and issues so as to prepare students to work effectively and ethically as professionals in the fields of criminal justice, security or related fields.
Course List - Total Hours: 58
|Course #||Course Title||Hours|
|LGS105||Politics & Government||3|
|LGS110||American Legal System||3|
|LGS207||Fundamentals of Legal Research & Writing||3|
|LGS210||Law, Ethics & Morality -ER||3|
|LGS329||Conflict & Dispute Resolution||3|