(Effective Fall 1996)

Performance Standards

  • A student must complete 12 of the 18 required credits at Penn College.
  • Twelve of the 18 required credits must be taken at the 200 level or higher.
  • All course work applied to a minor must be completed with a grade of 'C' or higher; pass/fail courses cannot be applied toward a minor.


MLS Legal Studies Minor Electives 100-200 Level 9  
MLU Legal Studies Upper Level Minor Electives 300-400 Level 9  

A student must complete 9 credits from among each of the two listings of approved courses, for a total of 18 credits, to earn a Legal Studies Minor.

Students who are enrolled in BLA or who have completed LA are ineligible.

The Legal Studies minor (MLS) is not an ABA-approved program option.