Minor in Law and Society

Students from other disciplines who want to minor in Law and Society must complete 18-19 credit hours as outlined below:

Required Courses
Select one of the following:3-4
Introductory Logic
Introduction to Ethics
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
CLJ 101Introduction to Criminology, Law, and Justice3
or POLS 101 Introduction to American Government and Politics
Select four courses from one of the following tracks:12
Criminal Justice
Rights, Justice and the Law
Principles of Criminal Law
Introduction to Forensic Science
Criminal Procedure
Criminal Investigation
Law in Social Context
Race, Class, Gender and the Law
Introduction to Political Theory
Law and Society
History of Race Relations in America
Violence
Gender, Crime, and Justice
White Collar Crime
Public Law
The Judicial Process
Constitutional Law
The Constitution and Civil Liberties
Constitutional Law: Women, Gender and Privacy
Total Hours18-19

Courses in the student’s major may not be counted toward the Law and Society minor. One class not included in the minor may be substituted for any course within a track with the consent of the Law and Society faculty advisor.