You should minor in legal studies if:
- You are interested in the legal side of business.
- You want to protect consumers, employees, and your business.
- You see the relationship between business practices and social and political issues.
- You are interested in pursuing a law degree.
A minor in legal studies will help you start your career with a foundation in the dynamic legal world of business operations. Learn about dispute resolution, contracts, employment law, consumer protection, and securities regulation in special topics courses.
Legal Studies at UL Lafayette
What's Legal Studies Like?
Group work & collaboration
We are among the top 1% of business schools worldwide accredited in both business and accounting by AACSB.
Life in the Legal Studies Minor
Learn from Lawyers
Local industry professionals teach business law classes at UL Lafayette. These experts combine real-world experiences with managerial principles, which will help you navigate the legal challenges you'll face in the business world.
Earn credit toward your degree while studying in another country. Study abroad with our programs in Costa Rica, England, France, Italy, and Morocco.More about Study Abroad
Business Secrets LLC
The Business Secrets Living-Learning Community (LLC) connects you with other first-year students who share your interest in business. LLC members live in the same residence hall on campus, take classes together, and participate in events and programs focused on starting and managing a business.More about LLCs
Organizations & Service
Make your mark on the University and develop essential skills for your career. Get leadership training and refine specialized skills while giving back to the community and campus.Learn more about student organizations