Department of Finance and General Business
Finance and General Business

Legal Studies in Business Minor

Why consider a legal studies in business minor at Missouri State?

  • This minor can set you apart when applying for jobs in such career fields as accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, real estate and risk management.
  • You will gain valuable critical thinking and analytical skills while learning about the legal issues that face businesses in your area of interest.
  • This program will equip you to pursue law school or other graduate studies in business, finance, accounting and more.
  • You will gain experience on conducting legal research and applying it in your field of business.

Legal Studies in Business

Bachelor of Applied Science
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
  1. LAW 231(3), 332(1); 335(2) or 532(3); 341(3)
  2. Complete 12 additional hours from the following which must include a minimum of 6 hours from Group 1 and 3 hours from Group 2:
    1. Group 1 (COBA courses): ACC 321(3), 524(3); BUS 550/LAW 550(3); FIN 368/LAW 368(3); FIN 538/INS 538(3); FIN 596(1-3); INS 211(3), 314(3); LAW 531(3), 537(3), 539(3)
    2. Group 2 (Non-COBA courses): AGB 314(3); PHI 340(3); PLS 419(3), 515(3), 517(3); PSY 320(3); SFR 581(2)