Legal Assistant/Paralegal Certificate Program

Required Courses
ENGL 1101English Composition I3
BUSA 2101Survey of Computer Applications3
Choose one (1) of the following COMM courses:3
Public Speaking
Human Communications
Required PARA courses:
PARA 1110Introduction to the Paralegal Profession3
PARA 1120The Understanding of Law3
PARA 1130Legal Research and Writing3
Electives
Select three (3) of the following PARA courses:9
PARA 1140Litigation and Trial Practice3
PARA 1150Real Estate Law3
PARA 1160Wills, Trusts, and Estates3
PARA 2110Family Law3
PARA 2120Contract Law3
PARA 2124Tort Law3
PARA 2130Bankruptcy Law3
PARA 2140Employment Law3
PARA 2160Special Topics in Paralegal Studies3
PARA 2164Criminal Law and Procedure3
Select one of the following courses:3
Any Accounting (ACCT) course
Any Economics (ECON) course
Or an additional Paralegal course (PARA)