B.S. in POLS Paralegal

B.S. in Political Science with a track in Paralegal Studies

General Education Requirements - 34 hours

  • See page 15 of the undergraduate catalog for requirements.
  • Remember you need two WR courses and two CD courses.

 

A&S Requirements - 13 - 15 hours

  • Gen 101 (Orientation)
  • Humanities or Natural Sciences 300 + electives (6 hours)
  • Foreign Language (6-8 hours or proficiency credit)

 

Supporting courses - 12 hours

  • Economics 201 and 202
  • Math 107 or 180 **Note: These courses can double-count to fulfill General Education requirements.
  • Philosophy 211 or 311 **Note: PHIL 211 can double-count to fulfill General Education requirements.

 

Political Science ‘Required’ Courses - 12 hours

  • Pols 201, 202, or 299
  • Pols 390
  • Pols 325 or 326 ** Note: These courses cannot double-count as a required course and an elective.
  • Pols 495 (WR) **Note: This course can double-count to fulfill General Education requirements.

 

Political Science and Paralegal Areas - 46 hours

  • Law and Jurisprudence (9 hours):
    Pols 312, 313, 314, 315, 320, 332, 337
    **Note: POLS 332 can double-count to fulfill General Education requirements.
  • Public Policy (6 hours):
    Pols 325, 326, 333, 336, 338, 405, 426, 505
    **Note: POLS 325 & 326 cannot double-count as a required course and an elective.
  • Electives in Political Science (3 hours)
  • Paralegal Concentration (13 hours):
    Para 101, 102, 203, 390, 399
  • Paralegal Electives (15 hours)


NOTE: This degree program satisfies requirements for an AA in Paralegal Studies. In order to receive the AA the student must apply for both the BS & AA degrees.

 

Effective Fall, 2006