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Paralegal

Associate of Applied Science (Online/Hybrid)

Except where noted with an (*), all of the courses in this degree are fully online. When selecting an elective, make sure you select one that is taught online.

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
First Year - Semester 1
Introduction to Computing
COSC 1301
3
Composition I
ENGL 1301 3
Federal Government
GOVT 2305
3
Paralegal Ethics (F)
LGLA 1119
1
Introduction to Law (F)
LGLA 1311
3
Introduction to Word Processing
ITSW 1301
3

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
First Year - Semester 2
Composition II
ENGL 1302
3
Texas Government
GOVT 2306
3
Legal Research (S)*
LGLA 1403
4
Interviewing & Investigating (S)*
LGLA 2305
3
Advanced Word Processing*
POFI 2340
3

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
Second Year - Semester 3

Introduction to Accounting I

or

Principles of Accounting - Financial

ACNT 1303

or

ACCT 2401

3/4
Legal Writing (F)
LGLA 1305
3
Constitutional Law (F)
LGLA 1349
3
Civil Litigation (F)
LGLA 1345
3
Online College-Level Math Elective

3
Business & Professional Communication
SPCH 1321
3

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
Second Year - Semester 4
Business Organizations (S)
LGLA 2311
3
Law Office Management (S)
LGLA 2307
3
Cooperative - Paralegal/Legal Assistant (S)
LGLA 2380
3
Applied Psychology
PSYC 2302
3
Online Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
ARTS 1301, 1303, MUSI 1306, DANC 2303, DRAM 1310, ENGL 2332 or 2333 3




Total Semester Hours 65

(F) - Fall only, (S) - Spring only

* LGLA 1403, LGLA 2305 and POFI 2340 are taught as hybrid classes so some attendance on campus is required.