​​​​​​​​​​​​​Program Description

A background in law can complement nearly any major you choose, as law affects every business and social process in one way or another. Legal studies, combined with course work in nearly any other field, will provide valuable experience for your future career. If law school is on your path after graduation, a legal studies minor will give you a preliminary understanding of the concepts that form the foundation for a successful graduate career.​​

Put Your Degree to Work

A wide variety of careers benefit from a knowledge of law. These include, but are not limited to, entrepreneurs, financial specialists, health care administrators, insurance sales agents, journalists, politicians, social workers, and school administrators.

​U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics sample data

JobMedian PayJob Growth through ​2022​
Paralegal/legal assistant$46,990 per year17% (46,200 more jobs)
Public relations specialist$54,170 per year12% (27,400 more jobs)
Insurance sales agent$48,150 per year10% (45,900 more jobs)

For More Information

Visit the College of Business Administration website or contact:

Business Student Services Center
Grawn Hall 105
Email: cba@cmich.edu
Phone: 989-774-3124