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Associate's Degree Requirements
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Associate's Degree Requirements 
Associate of Science Degree in Paralegal Studies

      Sem. Hr.

LAW 100 Introduction to the Paralegal Profession

1

LAW 215 Legal Research 3
LAW 216 Legal Writing and Communication 3
LAW 256 Legal Responsibilities and Ethical Decision Making 3
LAW 261 Legal Liability: Contracts for the Paralegal 3
LAW 262 Legal Liability: Torts for the Paralegal 3
LAW 272 Civil Litigation for the Paralegal
3
LAW 285 Case Practice Management and Technology Capstone 3
LAW 290 Legal Career Preparation and Development 1
LAW 360 Internship in Pre-law Studies/Paralegal Studies 3
LAW 380 Special Topics/Independent Study in Law 3
Total Required Legal Hours 29
 
BUS 301  Business Law 3
COM 101 Public Speaking 3
ENG 239 Professional Writing 3
MIS 101 Information System Applications 3
Total Required Supporting Hours 12
ECN 200 Introductory Economics 3
ENG 101 English Composition 3
ENV 172 Intro to Environmental Science

4

HIS 102 History of the Modern World 3
MAT 095/105 Intermediate Algebra 3

PHL 130

Human Nature and Person

3

THL 105 Introduction to Theology

3

 
One of the following:
PSY 101 General Psychology
PSY 220 Human Growth and Development
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
Total Hours 3
 
Total General Education Hours 25
 
Total Credit Hours 66