Law and Society

College: College of Arts and Sciences
Degrees: B.I.S.
See Also: Law and Society Program

This program emphasizes the social sciences and humanities perspectives of the law.  Drawing on the disciplines of political science, sociology, history, english, philosophy, psychology, criminal justice, and business law, the Law and Society area of concentration offers the student a broad liberal, but nonprofessional background in law. It is a viable option for pre-law students.

Career Opportunities

Students who major in Law and Society choose many different career paths, including: government, politics, law, business, journalism, nonprofit, and education.


Because there are multiple ways to register, we encourage you to contact Dr. Michael Evans in Undergraduate Advisement at for academic information.