Tyler Junior College


Paralegal (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2014-2015 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 66

ENGL 1301 Composition I
SPCH 1321 Business & Professional Communication


Select 1 Mathematics Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Language, Philosophy and Culture OR

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; (See Core Curriculum)OR

Creative Arts

Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Government/Political Science

GOVT 2305 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

PSYC 2301 General Psychology

Components Area Option

COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 
ENGL 1302 Composition II

Major in Paralegal

LGLA 1119 Paralegal Ethics
LGLA 1311 Introduction to Law 
ITSW 1301 Introduction to Word Processing
LGLA 1403 Legal Research
LGLA 2305 Interviewing and Investigating
POFI 2340 Advanced Word Processing
ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I OR
    ACCT 2301 Principles of Accounting - Financial
LGLA 1405 Legal Writing
LGLA 1349 Constitutional Law
LGLA 1345 Civil Litigation
LGLA 2311 Business Organizations 
LGLA 2307 Law Office Management
LGLA 2380 Cooperative—Legal Assistant/ Paralegal
    OR Approved LGLA Elective*

Courses titled in bold type represent general education requirements.

*Approved Electives: LGLA 1353, 1355, 2313, 2315, 2333 and 2337.

Paralegal Contact Information

Jason Waller
Department Chair
Office: Pirtle T-331

Email: jwal@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2539

Advising contact: 903-510-2347