The AAS in Paralegal Studies program gives students a solid knowledge base that can empower them to launch a career in the field. They take courses on legal research, law office technology, civil procedure, ethics, contracts and commercial law, and more.
Associate degree graduates must complete a total of 60 credit hours:
- 19 general education course credits
- 41 program-specific course credits
A completion guide provides the recommended path to graduation, broken out by eight-week terms.
Please consult with your advisor to determine which courses are the best option for you. Completion guides may vary by campus/location.
Program Learning Outcomes
Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs) are the competencies that Ivy Tech students should be well versed in upon graduating from the program.