Legal Studies Minor

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College: College of Social Sciences & Professional Studies

Requirements for the Legal Studies Minor

Students majoring in Political Science with a concentration in law are not eligible to earn a Legal Studies Minor.

Required Courses
POLS 100American Politics3
POLS 116Introduction to Law3
POLS 310Constitutional Law: Civil Liberties3
or POLS 320 Constitutional Law: The Structure and Power of U.S. Government
Elective POLS Courses
Select two of the following, one must be POLS:6
Public Policy
Constitutional Law: Civil Liberties
Diversity Law: African Americans
Legislative Politics
Constitutional Law: The Structure and Power of U.S. Government
Politics, Law, and Society
Latinos(as) and the Law
International Law
Senior Seminar in Political Science
Special Topics in Political Science (with permission of legal studies advisor)
Criminal Procedure
Restorative Justice
Capital Punishment
Criminal Law
Economics of Discrimination In Banking
Law and Society
Total Credits15