Jul 14, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Legal Studies Minor (E)

The Legal Studies minor provides students with the opportunity to bridge their academic interests with the skills necessary to be successful in the law school or other law-related careers. The minor emphasizes logical reasoning, writing, and research as its foundation. Students can explore specific areas of law and law-related topics in their areas of choice for their elective credits.

REAL Curriculum

This minor fulfills the E area of the REAL Curriculum. Students need majors and/or minors to fulfill the R, A and L areas to complete the REAL Curriculum requirements.

REAL Cornerstone Requirements

Writing Intensive (WI) Courses (6 credits)

Writing Intensive courses are denoted below with a (WI). Two writing intensive courses are required to graduate, with at least one at the 300- or 400-level. The Legal Studies minor includes 0-9 credits of writing intensive courses.

General Education Requirements

General Education courses will be denoted below with a (GE). Students are required to take at least 30 credit hours of general education designated courses within their degree requirements. The Legal Studies minor includes 6-15 general education credits.

Minor Requirements (18 credits)

Electives (9 credits)

Students will take three of the following courses, earning at least 9 credits, which must be from at least two different prefixes:

Total Credits Needed for Minor 18