Program Details

Career Program

Paralegal Studies - Arts and Sciences Transfer Recommendation

Program Information:

Associate of Arts

Faculty Advisor: Bill Bergan  · Phone: 410-386-8249 · Email:

This curriculum is designed for those students who intend to transfer into a four-year paralegal studies program. Students who intend to transfer should consult the catalogs and advisors of the desired receiving institution to ensure that the proper courses are selected. Courses may be taken in any sequence as long as prerequisites are met.

Recommended Program Electives (any 29 elective credits required for graduation)
 BUAD-205  Business Law  4 credits 
 CRIM-110  Criminal Law  3 credits
 CRIM-111  Criminal Evidence and Procedure  3 credits
 HIST-105  History of the United States to 1876  3 credits
 HIST-106  History of the United States from 1876  3 credits
 LGST-102  Personal Law  3 credits
 LGST-105  Introduction to Paralegal Studies  3 credits
 LGST-107  Civil Procedure  3 credits
 LGST-108  Torts and Personal Injury Law  3 credits
 LGST-109  Estates and Trusts  3 credits
 LGST-125  Constitutional Law  3 credits
 POLS-101  American Government  3 credits
   Refer to ARTSYS and the receiving institution's
 catalog to select transferable courses
General Education Requirements
 Arts and Humanities 
 (PHIL-101, Introduction to Philosophy, recommended)
 3 credits
 Arts and Humanities 
 (SPCH-101, Introduction to Speech Communication,
 3 credits
 Biological and Physical Sciences  7 - 8 credits
 Emerging Issues  3 credits
 English Composition and Literature  6 credits
 Mathematics  3 - 5 credits
 Social and Behavioral Sciences 
 (PSYC-101, General Psychology, recommended)
 3 credits
 Social and Behavioral Sciences 
 (SOC-101, Introduction to Sociology, recommended)
 3 credits
 Total Credits   60

Diversity/ World View requirement met (ENGL-102).

The Carroll diploma will specify the degree conferred (i.e. Associate of Arts). Students may take 29 credits from any subject to fulfill Carroll graduation requirements and work toward transfer-college course requirements. Arts and Sciences recommendation program titles (i.e. Paralegal Studies) will not appear on the Carroll transcript or diploma.




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