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Law, Justice and Society

Lipscomb University

48 months
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32080 USD/year
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About

The Law, Justice and Society program offered by the Lipscomp University is to provide an integrated, multidisciplinary learning environment that will develop a practical liberal arts knowledge of the many areas of influence the American legal system has on society, within the context of ethics and Judeo-Christian values.

Overview

The Law, Justice and Society program offered by the Libscomp University looks at the legal system as a vehicle for bringing about social change. By blending LJS course offerings with classes from a variety of academic areas including psychology, sociology, history, political science, business, Bible, and communications, students explore how laws impact society. As a result, students wanting to make a difference in the world discover ways they can institute legal change for resulting social change, and vice versa. Students will also critically analyze the notions of equality, justice and fairness.

Key facts:

Students majoring in Law, Justice & Society can earn either a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Arts degree. The major requires the completion of 45 hours specific to the Law, Justice & Society program. In addition to the specific required classes for all Law, Justice & Society majors, students must select an emphasis area for the remaining 12 hours in the program. Each emphasis is comprised of numerous classes from which students may select.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Society and the Law
  • Introduction to American Law
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Legal Research and Reasoning
  • Influencing Change through Civic Engagement
  • Conflict Management
  • International Conflict Management
  • Ethics and the Laws of Compliance
  • Internship
  • Law in the Global Community
  • Mediation: Process, Skills and Theory
  • Senior Research Project 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an application
  • Submit your application essay and schedule an interview.
  • Send your official transcripts
  • You’ll need to take one of the following tests: ACT, SAT, TOEFL or IELTS. If English is not your first language, we recommend that you take the TOEFL or IELTS. If you are a native English speaker or if your education up to this point has been in English, we recommend the SAT or ACT. Your results must be sent to the university directly from the testing service.

Tuition Fee

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    32080 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 32080 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    32080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32080 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Nashville

1183 - 2197 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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