Legal Studies, Minor
Offered in: Chicago
Roosevelt University offers Legal Studies programs for both undergraduate and graduate students. Undergraduates may pursue combined BA/JD or BS/JD programs with The John Marshall Law School. In addition, a Legal Studies minor may be elected by students preparing for law school.
Graduate students may pursue programs combining degrees in political science or public administration with the JD degree at John Marshall. See the graduate catalog for descriptions of these programs.
The courses of the minor are divided into legal ideas and legal skills categories. Students who wish to complete this minor must take 18 credit hours from courses listed below. All courses in the minor must be completed with a grade of C or higher. At least 9 credit hours must be taken at Roosevelt University.
|Courses in Legal Ideas|
|POS 329||PHILOSOPHY OF LAW||3|
|POS 374||UNITED STATES CONSTITUTIONAL LAW||3|
|POS 375||CIVIL RIGHTS & CIVIL LIBERTIES||3|
|Courses in Legal Skills|
|BCOM 301||BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS||3|
|PHIL 209||CRITICAL THINKING||3|
|or PHIL 210||LOGIC|
|WRTG 160||THE ART OF PERSUASION||3|
|Total Credit Hours||18|