Paralegal Science Bachelor’s Degree Curriculum

Please review the admissions requirements before applying for this or any program. If you have questions about the program or are planning to register for classes, please speak to the program advisor.

 

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 7 of the university undergraduate catalog.

 

 

Core Courses

40

LAS 210

Introduction to Law

3

LAS 220

Legal Research and Writing I

3

LAS 300

Legal Research and Writing II

3

LAS 325

Real Estate/Bankruptcy Practice

3

LAS 350

Litigation: Evidence to Discovery

3

LAS 355

Litigation: Trial to Appeal

3

LAS 385

Legal Administration and Computer Applications

3

LAS 399

Paralegal Internship

4

LAS 410

Paralegal Seminar

3

Together with your advisor, select four of the following:

 

LAS 330

Family Law Practice

3

LAS 340

Criminal Law Practice and Procedure

3

LAS 360

Probate Practice and Procedure

3

LAS 370

Corporations and Business Organization Practice

3

LAS 380

Administrative Agency Practice

3

LAS 490

Independent Study of Law

1-3

Supporting Course Requirements

9

ACC 200

Survey of Accounting

3

ENG 300

Introduction to Technical and Professional Writing

3

POL 101

Introduction to American Government

3

Together with your advisor, select one of the following:

 

POL 460

Law and Society

3

POL 463

Constitutional Politics

3

POL 464

Law and Politics of Civil Liberties

3

Free Electives

34

EKU General Education Requirements

37

Total Hours

120