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Associate of Arts (AA) Degree in Paralegal Studies

Prepares students for roles as Paralegals or Legal Assistants in various legal settings.

The Associate of Arts Degree in Paralegal Studies prepares students for careers as effective Paralegals or Legal Assistants in Civil or Criminal Law Offices and Governmental Agencies.

  • Analyze and write Case Briefs for Court Cases.
  • Prepare legal documents under attorney supervision.
  • Conduct client interviews for potential cases under attorney supervision.
  • Research and analyze laws in Civil, Criminal, and Administrative Areas.
  • Develop critical thinking and communication skills.
  • Gain analytical and technical skills.
  • Understand legal practice in the United States.
  • Work as paralegals in criminal and civil practices.
  • Support attorneys in litigation and transactional fields.
  • Demonstrate law office technology proficiency.
  • Produce various legal documents.
  • Identify and apply principles of legal ethics.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the paralegal profession.
  • Cultivate substantive knowledge of various legal areas.

Graduates can work as Paralegals or Legal Assistants in Civil or Criminal Law Offices and Governmental Agencies.

Program Structure

Explore the detailed program structure, including core subjects and a diverse range of electives.
The total credits required for this program is 60 credits.
This program has the following course requirements:
Students must complete all the required core courses (24 Credits). Each course is valued as 3 Credits
This program does not offer elective courses; the curriculum is structured without optional selections.
Students must complete 36 Credits from General Education Courses distributed as follows. Each course is valued as 3 Credits.
Undergraduate students must complete all three courses from English section
Undergraduate students must complete all the three courses from Communication section
Undergraduate students must complete one courses from Humanities section
Undergraduate students must complete one course from Natural Science section
Undergraduate students must complete the following course from Mathematics section
Undergraduate students must complete all two courses from History section
Undergraduate students must complete one course from Social and Behavioral Sciences section

Tuition and Financial Aid

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Program Brochure

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How to Apply

Find detailed information about application requirements and important deadlines for enrollment. Ready to begin your journey? Start your application now at our Online Application Portal.

Please visit our Admission Requirements page for detailed information on the institution-wide application requirements.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Most of our undergraduate programs are designed to be completed in four years of full-time study. However, the duration can vary based on the specific program and individual student circumstances, including part-time enrollment or transfer credits.

Yes, Charisma University accepts transfer credits from accredited institutions. The number of transferable credits varies depending on the program and the relevance of the courses to the chosen degree. All transfer credits are subject to approval by the admissions office.

Read our Transfer Credits Policy to learn more.

Yes, many of our undergraduate programs offer flexible study options, including part-time enrollment and online classes. This flexibility is designed to accommodate the diverse needs and schedules of our students.

Contact Information

For more information about this program, the degree requirements and program information, please contact the following personnel.
Administrative Support Contact.

registrar@charisma.edu.eu

(649) 941-7337
(406) 831-9384

More Information

info@charisma.edu.eu

(649) 941-7337
(406) 831-9384

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