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Paralegal Degree

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General Education Courses
Course Class Lab Credit
ENG 101 English Composition I
3 0 3
ENG 102 English Composition II
3 0 3
MAT 155 Contemporary Mathematics
3 0 3
PHI 110 Ethics
3 0 3
PSY 201 General Psychology
3 0 3
XXX XXX Elective: Humanities/Fine Arts
3 0 3
18 0 18
Required Major Core Courses
Course Class Lab Credit
LEG 120 Torts
3 0 3
LEG 121 Business Law I
3 0 3
LEG 135 Introduction To Law And Ethics
3 0 3
LEG 213 Family Law
3 0 3
LEG 231 Criminal Law
3 0 3
LEG 233 Wills, Trusts, and Probate
3 0 3
18 0 18
Other Hours Required for Graduation
Course Class Lab Credit
CPT 170 Microcomputer Applications
3 0 3
LEG 132 Legal Bibliography
3 0 3
LEG 201 Civil Litigation I
3 0 3
LEG 214 Property Law
3 0 3
LEG 222 Constitutional Law
3 0 3
LEG 230 Legal Writing
3 0 3
LEG 232 Law Office Management
3 0 3
LEG 236 Advanced Legal Writing
3 0 3
LEG 240 Claims Investigation
*LEG 201 is Prerequisite for LEG 240.
3 0 3
OR
LEG 216 Administrative Law 3 0 3
LEG 242 Law Practice Workshop
*Must be a 2nd-year LEG student with a 2.0 GPA
1 8 3
LEG 244 Special Projects For Paralegals
*Must be a 2nd-year LEG student with a 2.0 GPA
1 8 3
29 16 33
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  69