Paralegal Studies | Fall 2016

College-wide curricula of record

The AS in Paralegal Studies curriculum at Ivy Tech is valid in the following locations:

Bloomington - Evansville - Indianapolis - Kokomo - Lafayette - Muncie - Sellersburg - South Bend - Valparaiso

Ivy Tech curriculum details

  • Students should take the following Transfer Cluster Electives (TCE) as determined by IUPUI: MATH 135: Finite Math, ENGL 112: Exposition and Persuasion, SPAN 101: Level I Spanish, SPAN 102: Level II Spanish, and SCIN 111: Physical Science.

Symbol Key

^ = Capstone Course

A = Required for Statewide Transfer General Education Core (STGEC) Certificate

Your first two years at Ivy Tech

Course number Course name Credit hours
AENGL 111English Composition3
IVYT 1XXStudent Success Elective1-3
PARA 101Introduction to Paralegal Studies3
APOLS 101Introduction to American Government and Politics3
AXXXX XXXQuantitative Reasoning Elective3-4
AXXXX XXXHumanistic and A1tistic Ways of Knowing Elective3-4
Semester total: 16-18

Course numberCourse nameCredit hours
PARA 102Legal Research3
PARA 103Civil Procedure3
AXXXX XXXSpeaking and Listening Elective3
AXXXX XXXTransfer General Education Core (TGEC) Elective3
AXXXX XXXScientific Ways of Knowing Elective3-5
Semester total: 15-17

Course numberCourse name Credit hours
PARA 170Legal Ethics3
PARA 202Litigation3
AXXXX XXXTransfer General Education Core (TGEC) Elective3
AXXXX XXXTransfer General Education Core (TGEC) Elective3
AXXXX XXXTransfer General Education Core (TGEC) Elective3
Semester total: 15

Course number Course nameCredit hours
PARA 204  Legal Writing3
^PARA 279Capstone Course2
XXXX XXXTransfer Cluster Elective3
XXXX XXXTransfer Cluster Elective3
XXXX XXXTransfer Cluster Elective3
Semester total: 14
Total hours: 60

IUPUI curriculum details

  • Minimum of 60 Community College credits may be applied toward the IUPUI degree.