Paralegal Studies A.A.S.

60 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0340

Note: Refer to IAI General Education Courses page for guidelines on General Education course selection.

General Education Requirements
Area A — Communications
EGL 101Composition I3
Select one of the following:3
Composition II
Introduction To Business And Technical Writing (recommended)
Technical Writing Applications (recommended)
Effective Speech (recommended)
Area B — Mathematics
Select one course from Area B (Mathematics) or Area C (Science)0-3
Area C — Science
Select one course from Area B (Mathematics) or Area C (Science)0-3
Area D — Social and Behavioral Sciences
Select one course from a social or behavioral science discipline3
Area E — Humanities/Fine Arts
Select one course from a humanities or fine arts discipline3
Area F — Global Studies 1
Select one course that satisfies Global Studies requirement0-3
Area G — U.S. Diversity Studies 2
Select one course that satisfies U.S. Diversity Studies requirement0-3
Other General Education credits: Select additional credits from Areas B, C, D, E, F or G if needed to meet 18-credit-hour minimum0-3
Total Hours18
Major Requirements
CIS 101Introduction To Computer Information Systems3-4
or CIS 103 Computer Software and Concepts
PAR 101Introduction to Paralegal Studies3
PAR 110Legal Research I3
PAR 113Litigation3
PAR 210Legal Research II3
PAR 222Law Office Management3
PAR 250Practicum3
Select additional electives to total 21 credit hours from PAR courses and/or one of the following:21
Criminal Law
Law Of Evidence
Total Hours42