Legal Studies

Area of Business

Updated Fall 2013

The legal studies minor supports the following goals of Milligan College:

Business Administration major – B.A. or B.S.
Legal studies emphasis

See “Business Administration” for more information about the business administration major with legal studies emphasis.

Legal Studies minor

The minor in legal studies is designed for students  interested in attending law school and/or pursuing a career in which a knowledge of legal issues is essential. The legal studies courses within the minor are designed to enhance the student’s knowledge of the American legal system, the legal profession and foundational legal topics.

The other elective courses within the minor reflect Milligan’s commitment to a broad-based, liberal arts education which seeks to develop and strengthen the student’s reading, writing, and communication skills. Such skills are essential for success in law school.

Required courses in the minor:

The following general education requirements may be fulfilled in the minor:

Total number of required hours: 18