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A Legal Perspective

Today’s managers and professionals are constantly faced with decisions that have legal implications on their firm and its employees. There isn’t an area of law that doesn’t intersect with business at some point. The concentration in Legal Studies at CBU allows students to experience what the field of law has to offer, providing a foundation in the subject and the choice to explore the field further after graduation.

What Is Legal Studies?

Smart business people arm themselves with the proper knowledge for seeking and understanding legal advice. This saves time and money and makes for better decisions. These decisions could involve criminal law, intellectual property rights, leasing and financing terms, public health issues, or regulatory and licensing matters.  

The concentration in Legal Studies at CBU is designed to produce businesspeople who have a sound understanding of the law and its implications for commerce. Courses are taught by practicing professionals and are designed around current business scenarios. The objective is to develop the ability to recognize legal issues and make intelligent business decisions with the law in mind.

Why Study Legal Studies At CBU?

While learning business-defence, arm yourself with a unique business perspective that gives you a competitive advantage in the job market.

  • If you want to be a lawyer, a BBA with legal studies concentration from CBU will help you prepare for law school. Talk to an Enrolment Services Professional how to pair a concentration in Legal Studies with a post graduate program.  
  • CBU has small class sizes so students and faculty get to know each other on a professional and personal basis. Students are afforded every opportunity to participate in class and experiential learning.
  • Our business students have the advantage of a well-rounded education thanks to a burgeoning international student population on campus and Exchange Programs that allow students to travel to other countries and earn university credits at the same time.
  • SSOB maintains close ties with the local business community, bridging the gap between students and professionals, owners and managers in the Legal field. Take advantage of this close network and gain real life experience through CBU’s Co-op Program.
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