Legal Studies

Legal Studies Minor

Students planning to enter law school must take courses beyond the
minor in order to be adequately prepared for the demands of law school.
It is imperative that students interested in the legal professions meet with
the Pre-Law advisors in the Politics department on a regular
basis. The advisors will design a plan of study that will best fit each
student’s needs.

POL 1011A American Government and Politics 3
POL 3130A Civil Liberties 3
POL 3131A Introduction to Constitutional Law 3

Elective Courses: 6
Choose two of the following courses.  You cannot take more than one elective per discipline.

ACC 3131N Tax Law for Individuals (Prerequisite: ACC 2002N) 3
ACC 3132N Tax Law for Corporations, Estates and Trusts
(Prerequisite: ACC 3131N)
3
AER 2103N Aviation Law (Prerequisite AER 1002N) 3
CEM 6704 Applied Environmental Management Laws And Regulations   (Prerequisite: permission of the instructor) 3
ECN 3185A  Seminar on Law and Economics
(Prerequisite: ECN 2002 or permission of the instructor)
3
EDU 5303 School Law
(Prerequisite: permission of the instructor)
3
ESC 2084C Environmental Law 3
MED 3160A Entertainment and Media Law 3
MGT 2017N Principles of Labor Law 3
MGT 2077A Business Law I 3
MGT 2078A Business Law II (Prerequisite: MGT 2077A) 3
MGT 3107N Employment Law 3
MGT 6311 Administrative Law (prerequisite: permission of the instructor) 3
MGT 6325 Sport and Entertainment Law (Prerequisite: permission of the instructor) 3
PHL 3132A Philosophy of Law** (Prerequisite: Any two courses in Philosophy or Political Science, or permission of the instructor) 3
SMP 3053N Sport Law(Prerequisites: SMP 1041A, SMP 2052N, EDU 1021A, and MGT 2077A or permission of the instructor) 3
SOC 2120A Criminology (prerequisite: SOC 1001A or SOC 1002A or ANT 1002A) 3

Total Credits 15
*Required of Business majors.
** Strongly advised elective.
Students planning to enter law school must take courses beyond the minor in order to be adequately prepared for the demands of law school. It is imperative that students interested in the legal professions meet with the Pre-Law advisors in the Political Science department on a regular basis. The advisors will design a plan of study that will best fit each studentÍs needs.

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