University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Certificate, PARALEGAL STUDIES
( 21 credit hours)
Name: ________________________ Soc Sec #: ________________________ Date: ________________________
This sheet is intended to be informational only.

Prior to taking these courses, a student should complete a student application form.

To assure success, students should fulfill the prerequisite course(s) before the requirements.

 

In effect for Students admitted to Fall 2008

 
CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS
JUSTICE STUDIES (3 credit hours) 
       _______________  JUS 103: Foundations of Criminal Justice
 
LEGAL TECHNOLOGY (18 credit hours) 
       _______________  JUS 105: Legal Research and Materials
       _______________  JUS 212: Real Estate Transfer Procedures
       _______________  JUS 216: Principles of Litigation (prerequisite JUS 103 or equivalent)
       _______________  JUS 218: Estate Administration
and choose one of the following:
       _______________  JUS 222: Family Law
       _______________  JUS 294: Paralegal Practicum
and choose one of the following:
       _______________  CIS 100: Introduction to Computing
       _______________  JUS 296: Advanced Legal Research (prerequisite LET 105)
       _______________  Data Processing Proficiency
 

APPROVED TO RECEIVE CERTIFICATE
 
 
 
 
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  Students are encouraged to contact their local Advising Center for academic advising and support services throughout their stay at UMA.