Post-Baccalaureate Diploma Required Classes

The first number following the name of the course is the number of lecture hours per week; the second number is the number of lab hours per week; the third number is the number of semester hour credits for the course. For example, a class with a (3 -0-3) means the class has 3 hours of lecture per week, 0 hours of lab per week, and you receive 3 credits for successful completion of the course. (The number of lecture hours and lab hours per week will differ during the summer term.)

New Fall 2017 suggested course sequence for the Post Baccalaureate Diploma is in process of being approved.

Gainful Employment Information

*If you’ve already taken these courses as part of your undergraduate degree you will be given transfer credit for them.

** It is possible for you to receive credit by exam for OST 131 and 136 courses. Please see details for OST credit by exam. For information on testing out of CIS 110, please contact the Information Technology Department.

*** Students must receive a “C” or better in an LEX course in order to receive credit for that course towards a paralegal degree.

Students may take a combination of traditional, hybrid, and online courses; however, students are required to take at least ten semester credits or the equivalent of legal specialty courses through traditional classroom instruction.

Note: Paralegals may not provide legal services directly to the public, except as permitted by law.