Legal Assistant/Paralegal Associates' of Applied Science Degree

Required Courses
ENGL 1101English Composition I3
ENGL 1102English Composition II3
MATH 1001Quantitative Reasoning (or higher level MATH)3
PHIL 2101Introduction of Philosophy3
BUSA 2101Survey of Computer Applications3
POLS 1101American Government3
ACCT 2101Accounting Principles I3
BUSA 2106The Environment of Business3
Lab Science (See AREA D for science course options.)4
Select one of the following COMM courses:
Cultural Diversity in Communication
Human Communications
Public Speaking
Choose one (1) of the following two courses:
General Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Above the Core (3 hours total)
ASU 1101First Year Experience: Pathways to Success1
Health & Wellness Requirement (HEDP or PEDH)2
Area F Required Courses (18 hours)
PARA 1110Introduction to the Paralegal Profession3
PARA 1120The Understanding of Law3
PARA 1130Legal Research and Writing3
PARA 1140Litigation and Trial Practice3
PARA 1150Real Estate Law3
PARA 1160Wills, Trusts, and Estates3
Area F Electives
Select three (3) of the following courses:9
Family Law
Contract Law
Tort Law
Bankruptcy Law
Employment Law
Special Topics in Paralegal Studies
Criminal Law and Procedure