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  • Emphasis in Elder Law and Probate
  • Paralegal

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.S. Degree in Paralegal - Elder Law and Probate Emphasis (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

    PARA 380 Real Property Law (3)
    PARA 405 Probate and Estate Planning (3)
    PARA 416 Elder Law (3)
    PARA 446 Estate, Gift and Trust Taxation (3)

    Related Requirements

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