Major Details

Paralegal Studies  B.S.

Delivery Method: Day/Fulton Campus, Evening

To provide students with a core of legal knowledge and critical thinking, understanding of professional ethics, communication and interpersonal skills, which will enhance the students’ ability to function effectively as professionals in a legal environment.

**Intent to offer program online, pending final approval**

Course List - Total Hours: 42

Course # Course Title Hours
LGS110 American Legal System    3
LGS306 Civil Practice    3
LGS309 Ethics and the Law Office    3
LGS315 Family Law    3
LGS324 Administrative and Federal Procedure    3
LGS331 Contracts and Torts    3
LGS420 Probate and Estate Planning    3

 

Required Electives

Elective Hours
Paralegal Studies - Legal Research Elective   3
Paralegal Studies - Criminal Law Elective   3
Paralegal Studies - Evidence Elective   3
Paralegal Studies - Dispute Resolution Elective   3
Paralegal Studies - Constitution Elective   3
Paralegal Studies - Capstone Elective(s)   6