Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies
The BS in Legal Studies is an excellent pathway to either pursue education as a lawyer or attend graduate school for your Juris Master. Graduates have stated that they felt well prepared for their future endeavors based on the education they received at Hodges U.
BS in Legal Studies Provides a Solid Foundation in Legal Theory and Practice Needed for Law School or the Juris Master
BS in Legal Studies is a comprehensive curriculum designed to provide a solid foundation in legal theory and practice.
It is intended to ready students to pursue a graduate degree in law and other disciplines such as JM, JD, Criminal Justice, Political Science, Healthcare Administration, or Government.
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Graduates of the BS in Legal Studies attain competencies and training to understand the legal terminology necessary to work cooperatively with attorneys and other legal professionals such as Legal Assistants, Court Assistants, Probation Officers, Research Assistants, or Administrative Supervisors.
Our professors are experienced lawyers, bringing the real world into the classroom.
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100% Online coursework makes this an accessible program for working adults.
Hodges Among 2019 Best Online Bachelor’s Law Degrees in Florida.
Graduates have reported that the skills gained in the legal studies program have served them well as they have transitioned into law school.
Graduates of the BS in Legal Studies not pursuing a law degree may pursue the Juris Master at Hodges U.
Hodges University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.
Choose An Award-Winning Legal Studies Program When You Choose Hodges U
Today’s businesses and nonprofit organizations face an increasingly complex regulatory and legal environment, resulting in a strong demand for employees with legal training. Whether you are starting in law as a Paralegal or looking to achieve your Juris Master's (Master’s in Legal Studies) – our programs provide the underlying knowledge needed to succeed in your career!
Our monthly course start dates and accelerated programs make it possible to complete your education, at your pace and on your schedule – whether you attend full-time or part-time.
We Are On The Leading Edge of Online Education!
At Hodges University, we recognize that learning in today’s world of hectic work and family schedules can make it seem challenging to go back to school. That’s why we’ve redesigned so many of our campus programs so that they may be taken online. Flexibility while achieving your degree is the best way for you to be able to succeed, and we know it. Other adult learners have traveled the same path you are considering and have found their success with Hodges’ online degree programs.
Advantages Of Attending Hodges U For Your Online Degree or Certification
Because we’ve designed our degree pathways for online learners, you’ll find advantages that are superior to other online universities.
Professors are available to answer your questions. We are a full-service university offering both traditional and online programs. Our faculty makes themselves available to you to answer your questions and help you succeed. Plus, our faculty exceeds the rigorous teaching criteria required for regional and programmatic accreditation.
Our degree programs are fully engineered for adult learners. Flexibility in every program is what makes us unique. We aren’t just a university offering online courses. We are a university committed to your success.
You won’t be compromising quality for convenience. We are a regionally accredited online university. Regional accreditation is more stringent and requires student outcomes that exceed national accreditation levels. With Hodges U, you get a better education.
Our professors have real-world experience. They may provide you with skills that you can apply to your current career. Begin using the skills you learn today.
Canvas is the online platform we use for online course delivery, making peer interaction and instructional support readily available. Instant messaging, virtual office hours for instructors, recorded lectures, and real-time conferencing capabilities are all available in the Hodges University online learning experience.
Make a change your future self will thank you for. Start online today!