Tyler Junior College

Paralegal

Paralegal (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2015-2016 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 60
Communications

ENGL 1301 Composition I
SPCH 1321 Business & Professional Communication

Mathematics

MATH 1314 College Algebra OR
   MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics I OR
   MATH 1342 Elementary Statistical Methods

Language, Philosophy and Culture OR

ENGL 2332 World Literature I OR
  ENGL 2333 World Literature II OR
  HUMA 1301 Introduction to the Humanities I OR 
  PHIL 1301 Introduction to Philosophy OR
  PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics

Creative Arts

ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation OR
  DRAM 1310 Introduction to Theater OR 
  MUSC 1306 Music Appreciation

Government/Political Science

GOVT 2305 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 

Components Area Option

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