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Ranked 4th among online Christian colleges
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$300K
$300K
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BA in PreLaw in Business

Bachelor of Arts

The PreLaw in Business Program is designed to prepare students to serve in society and the church with the principle that “our work is worship.” The PreLaw Program in Business is structured to provide the student with the knowledge and application of the basic legal concepts, the purpose and principles of the founding documents of this nation, and the political and governmental policies that impact the legal profession in America. The program culminates with an internship that provides the student an opportunity to apply management principles and skills learned through their major.

Objectives

Upon completion of this program, the student should be able to:

  • Integrate a Christian worldview into critical thinking and decision making related to the field of business. 
  • Demonstrate management concepts in an existing business.
  • Evaluate a business idea and develop a business plan.
  • Analyze business operations and provide recommendations for improvement.
  • Evaluate financial condition and statements of a business and propose courses of action.
  • Apply the legal principles and theories of the U.S. legal system to business situations to determine the applicable law and recommended course of action.
  • Apply management principles to manage people and processes within an organization.

GENERAL EDUCATION CORE - 49 Hours

or

PRELAW IN BUSINESS MAJOR - 59 Hours

(One Event)
(Two Events)
(Eight Events)
(Two Events)
(Six Events)
(One Event)

PRELAW in BUSINESS ELECTIVES - 6 Credits

Choose 6 hours from the courses below:

ELECTIVES - 12 Hours

Any credit-bearing course, 100-level or above

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