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Minor in General Legal Studies

Note: Be aware that this minor degree program is not approved by the American Bar Association. Further, students who minor in General Legal Studies do not receive a Certificate of Paralegal Studies upon completion of the requirements. The minor does not prepare students for a career as a paralegal.

Degree Requirements

Courses Credits
PARA 2010 Introduction to General Legal Studies 3
PARA 3020 Legal Research 3
PARA 3030 Legal Writing* 3
PARA 3050 Litigation I 3
Two General Legal Courses 4000+ level (taken only after the completion of the Paralegal courses above) 6
Total 18

* Preceding course is a prerequisite