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Paralegal Studies - Associate of Arts Degree (AA) Curriculum


Associate of Arts Degree (AA) Curriculum 

Pre-Requisites To Admission

   Course/Category Title Approved Course Numbers Course Hours
 College Composition  ENG/ENGL 100  3
 American Nat'l Government  PS/POLS 110  3
 Word Processing  OST 220  3
 Intro. to Paralegal Profession  PLS 190  3
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Required Colonnade General Education Courses/Other Courses 

Course /Category Title Approved Course Number  Course Hours
Foundations:  (6 Hours)
College Composition Program Pre-Requisite  
Human Communication COMM/COMN 145  3
Quantitative Reasoning

MATH 109, 115, 116, 117, 136, 142, 183;

CS 146;  PHIL 215

 3
 Explorations:  (9 Hours)  
 Natural/Physical Sciences  Select from Course Menu  3
 Arts & Humanities  Select from Course Menu  3
 Social & Behavioral Sciences  Select from Course Menu  3
 Other Courses:  (6 Hours)   
Business Communication BUS 214 3
Financial Accounting ACC/ACCT 200 3
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 Required CORE (Legal Specialty and Non-Legal Specialty Courses)

 Course Title  Course Number  Course Numbers 
 Introduction to Paralegal Profession  Program Pre-Requisite  
 Legal Research/Writing I  PLS 250  3
 Real Estate Law  PLS 283  3
Criminal Law/Procedure   PLS 291  3
 Administrative Law/Procedure  PLS 294  3
 Family Law  PLS 296  3
 Corporate Law  PLS 392  3
 Civil Procedure  PLS 393  3
 Estate Planning/Administration PLS 395   3
Legal Research/Writing II PLS 450  3
Internship PLS 499  3
Paralegal Elective Select from any PLS Course  3
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 Last Modified 7/17/18