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  • Emphasis in Commercial Law
  • Paralegal

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.S. Degree in Paralegal - Commercial Law (120 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    Majors must complete the core requirements and at least one area of emphasis. This requires 12 credits from: Commercial Law, Elder Law and Probate, or Litigation. In addition, all majors must complete at least 3 credits from one other area of emphasis. Credits in excess of the minimum requirements are applied to general electives.

    ACCT 230 Principles of Accounting I (3)
    ACCT 304 Legal Environment of Business (3)
    PARA 125 Introduction to Paralegal (3)
    PARA 250 Legal Research and Writing I (3)
    PARA 251 Legal Research and Writing II (3)
    PARA 310 Civil Procedure I (3)
    PARA 320 Family Law (3)
    PARA 325 Interviewing (3)
    PARA 340 Evidence (3)
    PARA 375 Legal Ethics (3)
    PARA 425 Advanced Legal Research and Writing (3)
    PARA 469 Internship (1-12) *Must earn at least 4 credits


    Requirements

    ACCT 306 Contracts and Business Entities (3)
    ACCT 407 Commercial Transactions, Property and Special Topics (3)
    PARA 321 Employment Law (3)
    PARA 331 Debtor-Creditor and Bankruptcy Law (3)

    Related Requirements

    ( Credits)
    Students must complete at least three credits in one other area of emphasis.