Minor in Legal Studies

Minors in Legal Studies must complete 18 semester credit hours of required courses and electives. In keeping with the intent of a minor to broaden the student’s background knowledge, none of the courses taken by Legal Studies minors may be used to satisfy the requirement of any other major or minor.​

Minor in Legal Studies
Required Courses
POLS 3334Judicial Systems3
POLS 4334Const Law I:Civ Rights& Librts3
POLS 4335Const Law II:Gov Pwr/St-Fed Rl3
Prescribed Electives
Select one of the following Law-Related Skills courses:3
Argument and Persuasion
Critical Thinking (must be writing enhanced)
Introduction to Contemporary Logic
Select two of the following Substantive Legal Content courses:6
Political Science:
Victims Rights Politics & Plcy
International Law & Org
International Human Rights
Problems in Political Science 1
Criminal Justice:
Law And Society
Legal Aspects Of Corrections
Constitutnl Issues In Law Enfr
General Business:
Entrepreneurial Law
Business Law
Human Resources Mgt Law
Real Estate Law
International Business Law
History:
Black Civil Rights Movement
Kinesiology:
Sport Law
Security Studies:
Law and Ethics in Homeland Sec
Philosophy:
Philosophy of Law
Psychology:
Psychology And The Law
Total Hours18
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Students may use POLS 4081 to fulfill an elective requirement when the course topic is pertinent to the Minor in Legal Studies.