Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies
University of Central Florida

Program Details

The online BA in Legal Studies degree completion program from the University of Central Florida is designed to prepare students for law-related careers and/or law school or other graduate education. Students gain a broad understanding of basic principles of law and the role and function of the legal system through the study of topics such as:

  • Legal Research & Writing
  • The Law of Torts
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Environmental Law
  • Evidence 
  • Trial Advocacy


Bachelor completion requires 120 credits, including transfer credits.

  • AA degree and/or 60+ credits from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions for all academic work
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA at last school attended and overall cumulative GPA for all college work
  • Two English composition courses with a grade C or better AND two math courses (College Algebra or higher) with a grade C or better

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges