Political Science A

Sample Schedules and Required Courses

In addition to the University Core Curriculum listed in the Undergraduate Catalog, below are the required courses that you must take in order to complete the public law option of the legal studies bachelor’s degree.

Common core, 36 hours
Prefix No. Short Title Credit Hours

BL 367  Estate Plan  
POLS 130  Amer Nat Gov 
POLS 141  Intro Parleg 
POLS 229 IT for Paralegals
POLS 241  Family Law 
POLS 242  Lgl Res Writ 
POLS 243 Litigation 3
POLS 342 Public Policy 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 hrs credit hours

Option 1: Public Law, 33 credit hours
Complete all 12 credit hours

ACC 201 Prin Acct 1 3
BL 260  Prin Bus Law 3
RE 230  Real Estate  3
RMI 270 Prin RMI  3
   
   
15 credit hours from:
POLS 237 State Loc Pol   3
POLS 238 Urban Gov US   3
POLS 340 Law Enforcmt   3
POLS 347 Env Law Poly   3
POLS 435 Intgov Relat   3
POLS 443 Am Const Law 3
POLS 444 Const Libert 3
POLS 455 Administ Law 3
RE 332   Legal Asp RE   3
 
 
6 credit hours from:
ACC 202   Prin Acct 2  
BL 362   Lw Bus Assoc  
BL 363   Uni Code Law  
CJC 101 Crim Jus Sys   3
CJC 102   Intro Crim 3
COMM 220 Argumt & Debate  3
COMM 340 Ldrshp Comm 3
FIN 110 Pers Finance 3
MGT 200 Mngmt Prin 3
MKG 200 Fundamentals 3
POLS 433 Am Judc Sys 3
RMI 473 Ins Law 3
RE 332 Legal Asp RE
SOC 425 Law 3
 
33 credit hours
Department of Political Science
Ball State University
North Quadrangle Building (NQ), room 258
Muncie, IN 47306

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