Associate of Arts Degree in Legal Assisting/Paralegal

Weekend and online classes


The Legal Assisting major may be completed completely online; the General Education requirements for the Associate of Arts Degree may be completed through ITV weekend classes.  This plan of study allows students to complete their degree within two years.  Math and English classes require prerequisites or appropriate score on college placement exams.  Students are advised to consult with a counselor when planning their associate degree program.




Law 1                                      Business Law I                                                                     3 units, online Mission

Law 10                                    Introduction to Legal Assisting I                                      3 units, online Mission

Law 11                                    Civil Litigation                                                                      3 units, online Mission

English 101                            College Reading & Composition I                                     3 units, weekend, ITV

                                                                                                                                                12 units                 



Political Science 1                The Government of the United States                              3 units, weekend, ITV




Law 2                                      Business Law II                                                                    3 units, online Mission

Law 12                                    Tort Law & Claims Investigation                                      3 units, online Mission

Law 17                                    Legal Writing                                                                        3 units, online Mission

English 102                            College Reading & Composition II                                   3 units, weekend, ITV

                                                                                                            12 units



Health 11                               Principles of Healthful Living                                            3 units, weekend, ITV

P.E. 91-690                             Physical Education Activity                                              1 unit, on campus




Law 18                                    Marriage and Family Law                                                   3 units, online Mission

Law 19                                    Property and Creditor Rights                                             3 units, online Mission

Law 20                                    Basic Probate Procedure                                                     3 units, online Mission

Geology 1                              Physical Geology or                                                            3 units, weekend, ITV

Ocean 1                                  Introduction to Oceanography                                          3 units, weekend, ITV

                                                                                                            12 units



Philosophy 1                         Introduction to Philosophy or                                           3 units, weekend, ITV

Psychology 1                        General Psychology I                                                          3 units, weekend, ITV




Law 13                                    Wills, Trust and Probate Administration                         3 units, online Mission

Law 16                                    Civil and Criminal Evidence                                                3 units, online Mission

Law 34                                    Legal Research Lab                                                             3 units, online Mission      

Math 125                               Intermediate Algebra                                            5 units, weekend, ITV

                                                                                                                                                14 units


Total units:                                                                                                                         60 units


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