Law and Society
Bachelor of Arts
The Law and Society major is an inter-disciplinary program designed for students who are interested in careers in law, law enforcement, government, public service and/or who want to go on to law school, graduate school in political science, or graduate school in sociology to become full-fledged members of these professions. The program exposes students to multiple disciplines and viewpoints about each subject of study and subsequently, provides them with a much broader understanding of the nature of the law and court system. The Law and Society major is most relevant for students who are interested in professional careers in law, politics, government, and/or public service in relevant government agencies, non-profit organizations, and the private sector, at the local, state, or national levels.
The Law and Society majors will:
Students earning a Bachelor of Art in Law Politics and Society may choose a concentration in American Law and Politics, Political Science, or Sociology.