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Law and Justice Studies (Post-Baccalaureate)

The Certificate in Law and Justice Studies is designed for the individual who desires a basic knowledge of Law and Justice Studies and who holds a bachelor degree in another field. All transfer credits must be completed with a “C” or better. The Certificate courses taken under Law and Justice Studies must be completed with a “C” or better to earn Certificate credit. Only one (1) 3 credit Legal Specialty course or legal elective may be transferred from another institution for the Law and Justice Studies Certificate with the approval of the Department Chair. Certificate candidates are not eligible for internship credit.


CERTIFICATE Requirements   9 Credit Hours

LS 101 Introduction to Law

LS 200/210 Lab Legal Research and Writing I

LS 202 Civil Litigation


CERTIFICATE MAJOR Electives    9 Credit Hours

3 credits at the 200 level; 3 credits at the 300 level; and 3 Credits from the 400 level.

LS 203 Tort Law

LS 206 Contracts

LS 209 Law of Business Organizations

LS 213  Law Around the Globe

LS 312 Interviewing & Investigation

LS 313 Alternative Dispute Resolution

LS 402-Independent Study – WAC Course

LS 405 Special Topics – WAC Course

LS 408 Environmental Law


Total credits for the Post - Baccalaureate Certificate                               18 credits


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