Paralegal Curriculum

This curriculum is accurate for 2017-2018 fall starts.

SEMTERMCOURSE NO.COURSE TITLECREDITSCLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1FallADMN1513Keyboarding/Word Processing Skills36
1FallENGL1410Composition I33
1FallITEC1430Introduction to Computer33
1FallLEGL1601Legal Office Procedures & Ethics34
1FallSOCS1405Critical Thinking in Society33
   Semester Total1519
2SprENGL1460 Technical Writing or Comp II (ENGL1420)33
2SprLEGL1602Civil Litigation45
2SprLEGL1603Criminal Procedures, Bus Org, Family Law45
2SprMATH1415Mathematical Reasoning33
   Semester Total1416
3FallACCT1501Accounting for Business23
3FallADMN2522Advanced Microsoft Word Techniques46
3FallCOMM1435Interpersonal Communication33
3FallLEGL2601Debtor/Creditor & Intellectual Property33
3FallLEGL2611Evidence and Exhibit Preparation33
   Semester Total1518
4SprCOMM1439Job Seeking/Keeping Skills11
4SprLEGL1614Estates, Probate, & Real Estate35
4SprLEGL2612Paralegal Skills & Legal Writing45
4SprLEGL2615Legal Research for Paralegals44
4SprMNTC MN Transfer Curriculum Elective33
   Semester Total1518
5SmrLEGL2704Internship (LEGL2704-06, 4-6 Credits)412
   Semester Total412
   Program Total6383

Note: AAS degrees must have Gen. Ed. courses from three goal areas and AS degrees from six goal areas of the MN Transfer Curriculum.

Visit with advisor or refer to Degree Audit Report for elective options.

This course sequence is an example.