Minor in Legal Specialties

The minor in legal specialties requires 21 credit hours. It includes academic course work and practical experiences designed to develop the knowledge, critical thinking and communication skills necessary for contributing to the legal profession. All of the program faculty are licensed attorneys, judges and magistrates and are available for career advising.

Below is a sample curriculum for the minor in legal specialties. Sample curriculum is subject to change. Please consult the department for up-to-date information.

Required Course
LGL 1010Introduction To Law3
LGL 1150Tort Law3
LGL 2120Real Estate Transactions3
Electives
Select four of the following:12
Legal Research, Writing And Case Analysis
Civil Procedure
Estate & Probate Administration
Family Law
Advocacy: Mock Trial
Law Of Business Associations
Personal Law (Prereq. Junior Standing or Instructor Permission)
Personal Law II
Contract Law
Health Care And The Law (Prereq. Junior Standing or Instructor Permission)
Mediation: Topics And Techniques
Total Hours21