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Political/Legal Studies B.A.

Delivery Method: Day/Fulton Campus

According to Daniel Webster, "Justice is the great interest of man on earth. It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and civilized nations together." Our political/legal studies degree offers you the opportunity, through an intense program of study, to evaluate political and legal principles. The program focuses on the liberal arts study of law and political science and includes practical skills such as legal research and writing; oral and written advocacy; and the opportunity for internships and field experience.

Course List - Total Hours: 36

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Course # Course Title Hours
PLS105 Politics & Government -S 3
PLS110 American Legal System 3
PLS210 Law, Ethics & Morality -ER 3
PLS213 Critical Thinking About Politics -T 3
PLS303 American Jurisprudence 3
PLS304 American Political Theory 3
PLS312 International Law and Politics 3
PLS325 Advocacy 3
PLS329 Conflict & Dispute Resolution 3
PLS415 Senior Seminar 3
PLS417 Writing and Research in Public Policy 3
PLS445 Constitutional Law 3

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