To receive this degree, the student must:
- Have a cumulative GPA of 2.00 or better in all credits to be used towards the degree.
- Earn a “C” or better in all PALG courses, all required related courses, and in ENGL 101 and ENGL 102.
- Complete the coursework listed in the student's catalog of entry.
Policy for Review of Transfer Courses in Paralegal Studies:
All paralegal courses accepted for transfer must be from a regionally accredited institution and equivalent to the courses offered at BRCC. These courses must be approved by the paralegal program director. Students seeking to transfer credit must submit transcripts and course descriptions and, if required, a detailed course syllabus for evaluation of the proposed transfer courses.
No more than 15 credits of paralegal specialty courses will be accepted (out of a total of 33 paralegal specialty credits). No more than 6 credits will be accepted for transfer in any alternative delivery (online or hybrid) format.
For more information contact the Division of Business, Social Sciences, and History at (225) 216-8154.