Legal Studies Emphasis


Supporting Courses24-26
Introduction to Democracy and Justice Studies
American Law in Historical Perspective
English Composition II: Composition and Rhetoric 1
American Government and Politics
Choose two of the following courses:
Varieties of World Culture
Mentoring for Equity and Inclusion
Freedom and Social Control
Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies
Macro Economic Analysis
Micro Economic Analysis
American History to 1865
History of the United States from 1865 to the Present
Contemporary Ethical Issues
Logic and Reasoning
Is Morality for Sale?
Global Politics and Society
Introduction to Sociology
Introduction to LGBTQ Studies
Choose one of the following Skill Subjects (6 credits minimum): 2
Subject A - Social Research (7 credits):
Social Science Statistics
Introductory Statistics
Foundations for Social Research
Subject B - Foreign Language (two semesters): 3
Subject C - Communication (6 credits)
Fundamentals of Public Address
Communication Problems and Research Methods
Subject D - Historical Research (6 Credits):
Introduction to Digital and Public Humanities
The Craft of History
Upper-Level Courses24
Constitutional Law
Law and Society
American Political Thought
Historical Perspectives on American Democracy
Topics in Democracy and Justice
Senior Seminar in Democracy and Justice Studies
Choose 6 credits of the following elective courses:
Criminal Justice Process
History of Economic Thought
Gender and the Law
The U.S. and the World
Power and Change in America
U.S. Labor and the Working Class: Past and Present
Mentoring for Equity and Inclusion
Social and Political Criticism
Feminist Theory
Independent Study
Travel Course
First Nations Justice and Tribal Governments
History of Modern Africa
History of Sexuality in the U.S.
U.S. Women's History
America in the Twentieth Century
Philosophy, Politics and Law
Community Politics
Political Behavior
Political Theory
Foreign and Defense Policies
Environmental Law
Race and Ethnic Relations
Social Theory
Asian American Communities in the United States
Latino Communities in the United States
Total Credits48-50