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Undergraduate Catalog 2020-21 
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-21 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Law

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The Business Law Major is an interdisciplinary program housed in the Finance and Commercial Law Department of the Haworth College of Business. It is designed for students with varied interests, including those considering attending law school, a career in criminal justice, or in business or government, where a working knowledge of legal issues and the legal system would be useful. The Business Law Major will provide undergraduate students with a foundation in the law from several diverse disciplines, enhancing critical thinking skills along with a sound background in legal issues.

In addition to the curriculum requirements for all students pursuing the Bachelor of Business Administration Degree, Business Law Majors must complete 30 credit hours in the following:

Foundational Courses (12 hours)

Choose FOUR of the following:

WMU Cooley Law School First Year Courses (12 hours)

(Cross-listed as A-S 5100 - Topics in Legal Studies)

Choose FOUR of the following:

  • CIVP105LECT - Civil Procedure I
  • CIVP209LECT - Civil Procedure II
  • CONT108LECT - Contracts I
  • CONT213LECT - Contracts II
  • CRLP107LECT - Criminal Law
  • CRLP305LECT - Criminal Procedure
  • PRSE109LECT - Property I
  • PRSE207LECT - Property II
  • TOEQ106LECT - Torts I
  • TOEQ304LECT - Torts II

Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement

All BBA students are required to take BCM 3700. Business Law students are required to take the designated Law Section of BCM 3700.

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