what will you learn?
The Paralegal Transfer option prepares students for transfer to some four year programs in paralegal studies; students should contact the transfer coordinator to identify these opportunities.
Upon graduating from this program, students will be able to:
- describe the structure of the American legal system
- identify the principles and process of civil litigation
- define basic areas of substantive law such as contract and torts
what will you do?
This program prepares students to transfer to a four-year college or university. Jobs and careers include:
- Corporate paralegal
- Litigation paralegal
- Contracts manager/administrator
- Legal researcher
64-65 total credits
26-27 credits General Education Requirements + 35 credits Program Requirements
Depending on course selection, 80% of this program can be completed online.
General Education Requirements
Choose one three-credit course from: ACC, BUS, HCA, LAW, MGT, MKT, or SPO
Math Electives - Select from MTH 162(D), MTH 113(D), or MTH 142(D); Select from MTH 104(D) & MTH 142(D) for Elms College and MTH 142(D) for Bay Path University.
Business Electives - Select from: ACC, BUS, HCA, LAW, MGT, MKT, or SPOStudents will not recieve credits for both MTH 162 & MTH 113.