Bachelor of Arts in Law

Program Description

Students may choose to either follow the AUPP single degree track, or the dual degree program with the University of Arizona (UA). The UA award is Bachelor of Arts in Law. 

Law is a demanding career in which the ability to analyze information and provide solutions to clients is critical to success. The Law Program at AUPP is grounded in ethics and provides a wide range of courses. The program includes courses in various types of law such as business law, contracts, criminal law, and international law as well as courses that help students develop important skills in legal analysis, negotiation, research and writing.  The program includes specific courses on Cambodian, ASEAN and International Law. In addition, students have the opportunity to practice what they learn in internships.

Career Opportunities

The Bachelor of Arts in Law program prepares graduates for success in careers in private firms, legal departments, NGOs, IGOs or government. Students enrolled in the B.A., Law program are expected to develop core competencies in the areas of knowledge, analysis, cultural sensitivity, and professionalism.

Bachelor of Arts, Law

Program Structure Required Total Credits (124)
General Education 61
Major and Major Electives 48
Minor 15

General Education Courses (Required: 61 credits)

Students select courses from the list of General Education courses under General Education / Liberal Studies Requirement section of the Catalogue. LEGL 101, and POLS 110 are required General Education courses for Law major which must be completed in the first year. Students are required to have completed LEGL 101 before starting Law major courses.

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Major and Elective Courses (Required: 48 credits)

Major Courses (Required: 30 credits)

Electives Courses (Required: 18 credits)

Minor (Required: 15 credits)

Single degree students must do a Minor.

AUPP normally counts some of the courses a dual degree student takes with the partner university as fulfilling the elective requirement.

UA Dual Degree students must complete the following courses

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