May 26, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Law Minor

Return to: 7210 Department of Risk Management and Insurance  

Increasingly, many careers require an awareness of legal issues and the impact they can have on the success of an enterprise. The legal studies minor gives students a deeper understanding of several different areas of law and how they apply in a variety of business and non-business fields. Courses emphasize critical thinking and problem solving, expose students to legal reasoning, and analyze contemporary legal issues and transactions. Open to all GSU students, the legal studies minor will benefit undergraduate students who plan to go to law school, as well as students in business, compliance, human resources, entrepreneurship, health care, the entertainment industry, and other disciplines whose careers will require an understanding of the law in their field, strong analytical skills and the ability to communicate effectively.

Minor Requirements

To declare a business minor, students must have a 2.5 institutional GPA. A grade of C- or higher is required in all courses counted toward the minor. A minimum 2.0 GPA required in minor area. Prerequisites for courses are required unless consent of the instructor is given. For specific information on possible courses, please contact the department.

The Legal Studies course offerings are among the most popular at the undergraduate level in the college.

Students who wish to minor in Business Law must take 15 hours including the following

Four Courses (12 Credit Hours)

Choose four courses (12 credit hours) from the list below:

Remaining Course (3 Hours)

Choose your remaining course (3 hours) from those listed below: