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The legal studies minor is designed to prepare students in any major for law school. The minor emphasizes skills required for admission into law school and success once there. This minor can be combined with any major and minor except the legal studies major. A minimum of 9 credits must be exclusive to the minor and cannot be counted toward any other majors/minors/certificate programs.

Legal Studies Minor Requirements (15 credits)

HIST 3010 Constitutional History I (3 credits)
HIST 3020 Constitutional History II (3 credits)
LGST 4000 Legal Research and Trial Advocacy (3 credits)
PHIL 1400 Introduction to Logic (3 credits) OR PHIL 2400 Symbolic Logic (3 credits)
POLS 1010 American Government and Politics (3 credits)

The academic program and curriculum requirements listed on this page are from the 2014-2015 edition of the NSU Undergraduate Student Catalog. Students are bound by policies and curricula published in the catalog in effect the semester they enter the university, unless an agreement is made with appropriate NSU administration officials allowing them to abide by policies published in a later catalog.