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Paralegal Studies A.A.S.

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Associate of Applied Science Degree

Approved by the American Bar Association

The goal of the Paralegal Studies program is to provide a general education with emphasis on substantive legal and ethical principles and prepare them for entry-level paralegal positions working under the supervision of an attorney in the private or public sector. This program is also the basis for the first two years of a baccalaureate program in Legal Assisting through Chattanooga State’s 2+2 articulation agreement with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. (See the Advising Center for details.)

Summary of Required Hours



Fall (15 or 16)

Spring (15)

Total Hours: 60 or 62


* Spanish (SPAN 1010) recommended. PE 230 is excluded

**PY 101, General Psychology, is strongly recommended, PE 230 is excluded.

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