2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Aug 10, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Legal Studies Minor

College of  Community Innovation and Education
Department of Legal Studies,
UCF Downtown, Dr. Phillips Academic Commons (DPAC), Room: 430
Email: legalstudies@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-1670

Dr. Margarita Koblasz, Program Coordinator
drk@ucf.edu, 407-823-1670

Mrs. Kristal Johnson, Program Academic Advisor
k.johnson@ucf.edu, 407-823-1670 

The Legal Studies minor is well suited for students seeking to understand the universal role of law in society.  This minor is available to all undergraduate students. Students who pursue the Legal Studies minor will find this knowledge useful in nearly every aspect of their professional careers.

Minor Admission Requirements

  • None

Minor Requirements

  • None

Prerequisite Courses

  • None

Required Courses (3 Credit Hours)

Restricted Electives (15 Credit Hours)

Restricted Upper Division Electives

  • 15 credit hours of Legal Studies courses.
  • The 15 hours must include at least one (1) course from at least three (3) of the following areas of concentration. 

Law and Policy (3 Credit Hours)

Advocacy (3 Credit Hours)

Law and Business (3 Credit Hours)

Family Matters (3 Credit Hours)

International Law (3 Credit Hours)

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 18

Other Requirements

  • A minimum grade of “C” (2.0) is required in each course to satisfy the minor.
  • At least 15 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF within the department.
  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internship or Independent Study credit cannot be used toward the minor.