Post University’s Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies Degree provides students with the opportunity to acquire specific legal skills and knowledge in the context of ethical practice. It is a career-focused pathway to a variety of professional careers where undergraduate legal skills and knowledge are required.
The program includes both traditional skills-based paralegal courses and survey-type legal studies courses. Specific skills that are taught include, but are not limited to, legal research and writing; civil litigation; real estate closings; probate practice; family law & practice; environmental law & practice; intellectual property practice; business organizations & practice; and bankruptcy practice. Survey courses include business law, e-commerce, and, e-government.
Careers opportunities are available in a large variety of law firms, corporate legal departments, the court system, and government agencies.