The minor in Legal Studies provides students with a basic understanding of the American judicial and legal system, as well as courses designed to enhance critical thinking and analytic skill, and improve research practices, and communication skills, both oral and written.
Specific Requirements for the Minor in Legal Studies
|HIST 415||CIVIL RIGHTS||3|
|PHIL 204||CRITICAL REASONING||3|
|or PHIL 205||DEDUCTIVE LOGIC|
|POLS 322||AMERICAN CONSTITUTIONAL LAW||3.0|
|POLS 323||CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE||3.0|
|Select two of the following:||6|
|HIST 410||CREATION OF THE US CONSTITUTION||3|
|HIST 432||RELIGION AND POLITICS IN US HISTORY||3.00|
|CRITICAL REASONING (one not taken for the above req.)|
or PHIL 205
|POLS 324||FAMILY LAW||3.0|
|POLS 376||CYBER LAW||3.0|
|POLS 411||THE U.S. CONGRESS||3.0|
- Only one History class taken for the minor can count toward the History major or minor.
- Only one Political Science class taken for the minor can count toward the Political Science major or minor.
- Only one Philosophy class taken for the minor can count toward the Philosophy minor.