A.A.S., Paralegal Studies
- Complete WRTG F111X with a grade of C or better prior to admission to the program.
Minimum Requirements for Degree: 60 credits
Students must earn a C- grade or better in each course.
|General University Requirements|
|Complete the general university requirements.|
|A.A.S. Degree Requirements|
|Complete the A.A.S. degree requirements.|
|JUST F110X||Introduction to Justice||3|
|or PS F101X||Introduction to American Government and Politics|
|PLS F102||Introduction to Paralegal Studies||3|
|PLS F105||Ethics for Paralegals||3|
|PLS F201||Practical Paralegal Skills||3|
|PLS F210||Civil Procedure||3|
|PLS F240||Family Law||3|
|PLS F260||Legal Technology||3|
|PLS F270||Constitutional Law for Paralegals||3|
|PLS F280||Legal Research and Writing for Paralegals||3|
|PLS F285||Advanced Legal Writing||3|
|PLS F299||Paralegal Studies Internship||3|
|Complete four from the following:||12|
|Criminal Law for Paralegals|
|Employment and Administrative Law|
Note: Students interested in the paralegal studies degree should consult the program coordinator before enrolling in paralegal courses. Transfer credits for paralegal courses completed at other institutions are subject to approval by the program coordinator. No more than 15 credit hours of paralegal courses completed at other institutions will be applied toward completion of the A.A.S. degree in paralegal studies at UAF.