Curriculum

Bachelor of Science in English - Pre-Law Track with a Certificate in Paralegal Studies

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Entry Level

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
BA 201
Business Law I
3 CR.HR.
EH 123
Rhetoric and Composition I
3 CR.HR.
HE 111
The Husson Experience
1 CR.HR.
HY 101

HY 111
History of Western Civilization
OR
United States History I
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
MS 141
Contemporary College Algebra
4 CR.HR.
SC 120

SC 151

SC 271
Functional Anatomy and Physiology
OR
Conceptual Physics
OR
Physics I
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.

4 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 124
Rhetoric and Composition II
3 CR.HR.
HY 211
American National Government
3 CR.HR.
MS 131

MS 132
Logic and Problem Solving
OR
Probability and Statistics
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
PL 200
Criminal Law
3 CR.HR.
PY 111
General Psychology
3 CR.HR.

Third Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 200
Approaches to Literature
3 CR.HR.
ELC XXX D7
ELECTIVE - FOREIGN CULTURE AND CONVERSATION
PL 204
Introduction to Wills, Estates, and Trusts
3 CR.HR.
PL 205
Legal Research and Writing
3 CR.HR.
SY 201
Principles of Sociology
3 CR.HR.

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
AC 120
Introduction to Accounting
3 CR.HR.
CM 221

ELC EH 2XX W
Professional Communications
OR
ELECTIVE - ENGLISH - WRITING
3 CR.HR.

EH 230

EH 241

EH 229
Introduction to the Short Story
OR
British Literature I
OR
Introduction to Poetry
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
PL 201
Real Estate Law
3 CR.HR.
SY 222
Cultural Anthropology
3 CR.HR.

Fifth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
CJ 235

CJ 406
Criminology
OR
Victimology
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
EH 232

EH 233

EH 299
Intro to Drama/Play Production
OR
Introduction to the Novel
OR
Topic/
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
EH 234
American Literature I
3 CR.HR.
ELC EH 3XX W
ELECTIVE - ENGLISH - WRITING
ELC XXX D8
ELECTIVE - FINE ARTS

Sixth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
BA 212
Macroeconomics
3 CR.HR.
EH 235

EH 252
American Literature II
OR
World Literature II
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
EH 299

ELC EH XXX W
Topic/
OR
ELECTIVE - ENGLISH - WRITING
3 CR.HR.

PL 302

PL 303
Family Law
OR
Alternative Dispute Resolution
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
PL 401
Domestic Violence Law
3 CR.HR.

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 251
World Literature I
3 CR.HR.
EH 411
Seminar in Literature
3 CR.HR.
PL 203
Civil Litigation
3 CR.HR.
PL 498
Paralegal Internship
3-9 variable CR.HR.
PY 232
Abnormal Psychology
3 CR.HR.

Eighth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ELC EH XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN ENGLISH
ELC EH XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN ENGLISH
PL 305
Legal Ethics
3 CR.HR.
PL 403
Advanced Legal Writing
3 CR.HR.
PL 407
Law Office Management
3 CR.HR.