Legal Studies

Examine the practical application of laws as they impact society

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At A Glance

What You'll Learn:

  • How law operates in society
  • The origins of law, including its evolution, function, and effects
  • The methods used in legal studies research

What You'll Do:

  • Analyze legal phenomena
  • Investigate legal resources
  • Make convincing arguments supported by evidence and reasoning

Career Options Include:

  • Researcher, Think Tank
  • Policy Fellow, U.S. House of Representatives
  • Program Analyst, U.S. Dept. of State
  • Policy Advisor, State Government
  • Attorney

Program Level: Undergraduate

Offered As: Minor

College/School: College of Arts & Sciences

About This Program