Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2021

Legal Studies Certificate

This certificate offers a formalized learning pathway which will prepare students for the LSAT, law school, and the dense regulatory business world by allowing students to attain an interdisciplinary education that will set them on a path to success regardless of whether or not they ultimately pursue a career in law.

Certificate Requirements

Required Courses

Satisfactorily complete both of the following courses:

LENB 3135Legal Environment of Business

3

BUAD 2172Business Ethics

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Elective Courses

Satisfactorily complete 6 hours from the following courses.  Some sections of BUAD 4505 or LENB 4505 may also be applied to the elective course requirement; please see faculty coordinator for additional information.  

ACCT 3116Principles of Taxation I

3

ACCT 4125Principles of Taxation II

3

ECON 3220International Trade

3

ECON 3620Industrial Organization

3

LENB 3145Business Law

3

MGMT 4105Human Resource Management

3

MGMT 4115Collective Barg/Labor Relation

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Total Credit Hours: 12

Undergraduate certificates may only be earned and will only be awarded in conjunction with a bachelor's degree. They will not be awarded as an independent credential.

Federal financial aid will not pay for a certificate course unless that course is also necessary to complete a student's required number of hours for the bachelor's degree or another bachelor's degree requirement. Students should contact the Financial Aid Office if they have questions about their federal aid eligibility.