Political/Legal Studies B.A.
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.
Bachelor of Arts degree programs require a minor and a year of a foreign language (includes ASL).
"Political/Legal Studies" Major
To provide students with the critical thinking, legal reasoning, and analytical skills to enable the students to pursue professional advanced studies and to enhance the students’ ability to function effectively and ethically as professionals in a legal environment and to engage in responsible civic participation.
Application for major to be made by second semester of Sophomore Year
Course List - Total Hours: 37
|Course #||Course Title||Hours|
|LGS105||Politics & Government||3|
|LGS110||American Legal System||3|
|LGS207||Fundamentals of Legal Research & Writing||3|
|LGS329||Conflict & Dispute Resolution||3|
|May include BUS335, SMG310 or other courses with approval.|