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Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies

Program Details

Florida Gulf Coast University offers an online Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies program, to prepare students for law careers or law school. The curriculum will teach students about areas such as contract law, professional ethics, criminal procedure, legal research, and more.


This bachelor completion program requires 120 credits for completion. Students with an AA or an articulated AS degree from a Florida public community college may complete the upper division portion of this program (60 credit hours) via distance learning.

  • Students are required to submit official high school transcripts or official GED test scores
  • Have graduated with an Associates of Arts (AA) degree from a Florida public college or university or have 60 or more transferable credit hours

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges