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Legal Studies

Mississippi University for Women

48 months
Duration
7656 USD/year
7656 USD/year
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About

Legal Studies from Mississippi University for Women offers the student a solid legal education. The program offers small classes with the best of instruction and resources.  

Overview

Legal Studies from Mississippi University for Women includes a full complement of legal courses designed to offer the student a well-rounded education and the utmost opportunity to succeed. Further, this concentration provides an excellent foundation for further legal study in graduate and professional programs.

Students at Legal Studies from Mississippi University for Women will:

  • assist attorneys in law offices, legal services corporations, banks, corporations, and various government agencies by providing instruction and experience in general education, business, and law.
  • get a basic understanding of legal concepts and terms of subjects which are vital to practicing paralegals.  
  • gain knowledge of the principles of ethical and professional responsibilities as these relate to lawyers, legal assistants, and clients and to the legal profession.
  • get a broad background in general education for the development of a well-rounded individual.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Estates, Trusts and Wills 
  • Special Topics in Paralegal Studies
  • Administrative Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

124 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply for undergraduate admissions and submit $40 application fee. 
  • Official transcripts from your high school or secondary institution. Leaving certificates are acceptable as well.
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS scores and ACT (18 or higher) or SAT (960 or higher) scores.
  • Statements of Financial Backing. Bank statements and letters of financial support should be provided.
  • Student Health Agreement Form. 
  • Complete the College Prep Curriculum with a minimum 3.2 GPA

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7656 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3828 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    7656 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3828 USD per semester during 48 months.

Tuition for summer option is $3,712.50 per semester.

Living costs for Columbia

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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