Bachelor of Liberal Arts

The Concentration in Legal Studies

The BLA Concentration in Legal Studies focuses on developing and enhancing skills in critical thinking; issue perception, analysis, and solution; written and oral communication; and electronic legal research. In response to technological innovations, growth of e-commerce and demands of the regional economy, courses such as the Legal Aspects of Cyberspace, International Law, Family Law, and Women and the Law, UMass Lowell offers a variety of challenging courses to familiarize students with diverse, domestic, and global legal and ethical concepts.


Complete a minimum of four 300-level or above Legal Studies courses.

Complete a minimum of four 200-level Legal Studies courses.

Please refer to the course catalog for a complete list of Legal Studies courses.