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Paralegal Certificate

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This certificate curriculum includes many of the courses included in the Associate of Applied Science degree in Paralegal  and credits may be applied toward that degree.

Students must demonstrate acceptable proficiency levels in reading and writing as prerequisites for courses within this program. Skills in these areas may affect the sequence of courses in which students can enroll and may also extend the time required to complete this program. For more details see the Academic Placement and Testing  section. The Paralegal certificate is offered at all campuses through Colorado Mountain College Online. Please note: some courses are only offered online.

Students should take PAR 115  and PAR 213  prior to enrolling in all other PAR courses. It is also recommended that students take POS 111  prior to enrolling in CRJ 210 .

Consult with an advisor for information about the Paralegal certificate and for a recommended sequence of courses. 

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For federal student aid purposes, this program is defined as 36 credit hours, 45 weeks on instruction and is financial aid eligible.

Minimum Hours Required

Minimum Credit Hours Required (36)
Minimum Contact Hours Required (540)


◆ State Guaranteed Transfer Course

✽ Applies to CMC AA/AS/AGS Degrees

Not all programs/courses are available at every campus and may require travel to another campus or access via distance learning (IVS, hybrid, or online).

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