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Legal Studies Program

The Texas State University Legal Studies Program is the first of its kind in the state of Texas and one of only a select few in the United States.  This program is designed to provide students who are interested in law at a graduate level with an understanding of the American legal system, legal theories, and legal analysis.  Students may use this knowledge to pursue career opportunities in law, government, business, for career enhancement in law-related fields, or as a background for further graduate work in law or related fields.  

Legal Studies Booklet

The Legal Studies Program offers the following options:

MA Legal Studies

Paralegal Certificate Program

Mediation Certificate

Minor in Legal Studies


Contact Information

For more information regarding this program, please contact:

Jo Korthals
Administrative Assistant
jk37@txstate.edu
(512) 245-2233
UAC 355
Lynn Crossett
Director, Legal Studies Program
lc25@txstate.edu 
(512) 245-2233
UAC 355E