Paralegal - AAS | GCTC

Paralegal - AAS

(67 total credit hours)

Recommended Semester 1
Courses Credits Grade Offered
ENG 101 Writing I 3   All
PGL 111 Legal Systems and Terminology 3   Fall/Spring
PGL 112 Legal Research 3   Fall/Spring
PGL 113 Law Office Management  3   Fall/Spring
PGL 231 Torts 3   Fall/Spring
Recommended Semester 2
Courses Credits Grade Offered
OST 105 Introduction to Information Systems 3   All
PGL 211 Family Law 3   Fall/Spring
PGL 212 Legal Writing 3   Fall/Spring
PGL 213 Civil Litigation I 3   Fall/Spring
PGL 214 Real Property I 3   Fall/Spring
Recommended Semester 3
Courses Credits Grade Offered
COM 181 Basic Public Speaking or COM 252 Introduction to Interpersonal Communication  3   All
Natural Science General Education course  3   All
Recommended Semester 4
Courses Credits Grade Offered
Criminal Justice Class (JUS 101U: Introduction to Criminal Justice)  3   Fall
General Education course (Approval from Program Coordinator required: Baccalaureate seeking students may take an approved university elective)  3   All
Heritage or Humanities General Education course 3   All
PGL 223 Civil Litigation II 3   Fall/Spring
PGL 224 Real Property II  3   Fall/Spring
Recommended Semester 5
Courses Credits Grade Offered
CIT 130 Productivity Software 3   Online
PGL 221 Wills and Estates 3   Fall/Spring
PGL 233 Ethics 3   Fall/Spring
PGL 235 Paralegal Technology Capstone 3   Fall/Spring
Quantitative Reasoning General Education course 3   All
Social/Behavioral Science General Education course (Recommend POL 101: American Government)     All


  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college.

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KCTCS Catalog - Paralegal Technology -  AAS