Law & Society Area Studies



The Law and Society Area Studies Certificate provides an opportunity for students interested in law school, public administration, counseling or law enforcement-related careers to emphasize the study of the relationship between law and society from an interdisciplinary perspective. The Law and Society Area Studies Certificate requires a total of 24 credit hours. The Law and Society Area Studies Certificate is pursued in conjunction with a major, as it is not itself a degree program. Courses taken to satisfy the requirements ofthe Law and SocietArea Studies Certificate may also be used to fulfill general education requirements and requirements for a major.

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