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BScBachelor of Science in Legal Studies

Herzing University
United States, Menomonee Falls
Tuition fee $63,075.00 per year
Application fee $50.00 one-time
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This degree programme is focused on understanding of law, business courses to provide a solid background in management and administration. Moreover, students are prepared for careers in legal assistance, legal administration, business and management training.

Programme structure

Accounting I
Introduction to Business
The Digital Firm and Business Communications
Principles of Marketing
Leadership and Organizational Behavior
Administrative Law
Quantitative Decision Making
Operations Management
Research and Decision-Making 3
Principles of Microeconomics
Computers and Application Software
Introduction to Legal Assisting
Legal Research
Contract Law
Family Law
Ethics and Paralegal Professionalism
Law Office Procedures
Civil Litigation
Legal Writing
PNALA Certification Review

Legal Office Administration
Business Organizations
Research Methods and Decision- Making
Leadership and Organizational Behavior
Advanced Legal Research

Elective Courses

A minimum of 12.00 semester credit hours is required
Business Law I
Constitutional Law
Leadership Foundations
Research Methods and Decision-Making
Managerial Foundations
Leadership and Organizational Behavior
Introduction to Human Resource Management
Employment Law and Labor Relations
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Essentials
Word Processing
Criminal Law
Property Law and Intellectual Property Law
Environmental Law and Administrative Agencies

Required Project Management
3.00 semester credit hours are required

Project Management
Project and Operations Management

Required Capstone or Internship

3.00 semester credit hours are required.
Capstone Project
Legal Studies Internship

Career opportunities

Private sector paralegals
Public sector paralegals
Freelance paralegals

Apply now! Fall semester 2018/19
Application start
Feb 1, 2018
Application deadline
Jul 20, 2018 23:59
Europe/Riga time
Studies commence
Aug 28, 2018

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States