Political Science B

Sample Schedules and Required Courses

In addition to the University Core Curriculum, below are the courses that you must take in order to complete the business option of the legal studies bachelor’s degree. For additional information, consult the Undergraduate Catalog.

Common core, 36 hours
BL 367 Estate Plan 3

POLS 130 Amer Nat Gov 3
POLS 141  Intro Parleg 
POLS 229 IT for Paralegals 3
POLS 241 Family Law 3
POLS 242 Lgl Res Writ 3
POLS 243 Litigation 3
or POLS 431 Legislation 3
POLS 344 Adv Lgl Res 3
POLS 369 Prof Exp 3–6
or POLS 479 Pract Exp 3-6
POLS 445 Adv Litigation 3
POLS 457 Alt Dis Res 3

36 credit hours

Business, 33 credit hours
For the business option, you must complete the following courses before registering for 300- and 400-level business courses. You must also complete MATHS 136 before enrollment in ECON 221.

Complete all 21 credit hours
ACC 201  Prin Acct 1 
ACC 202  Prin Acct 2 
BL 260  Prin Bus Law
ECON 201  Elem Micro  3
ECON 202  Elem Macro  3
ECON 221  Bus Stats 
ISOM 135  Bus Inf Sys 3
   
12 credit hours from:
BL 362  Lw Bus Assoc 
CJC 101 Crim Jus Sys
CJC 102  Intro Crim 3
COMM 220 Argumt & Debate 3
COMM 340 Ldrshp Comm  3
ECON 302 Intrmd Macro 3
ECON 332 Labr Rel Law 3
FIN 110 Pers Finance 3
POLS 340 Law Enforcmt 3
POLS 347 Env Law Poly 3
POLS 433 Am Judic Sys 3
POLS 435  Intgov Relat 3
POLS 443  Am Const Law 3
POLS 444 Const Libert 3
POLS 455  Administ Law 3
   
33 credit hours

Total 69 credit hours
Department of Political Science
Ball State University
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Muncie, IN 47306

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