First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Madison Area Technical College)

  • 10-110-101 (Introduction to Law) 3 credits
  • 10-110-141 (Computer Applications-Legal) 3 credits
  • 10-110-173 (Contract Law in a Global Economy) 3 credits
  • 20-801-201 (English I) 3 credits
  • 20-809-231 (Introduction to Psychology) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Madison Area Technical College)

  • 10-110-102 (Civil Litigation I) 3 credits
  • 10-110-104 (Legal Research) 3 credits
  • 20-801-202 (English II) 3 credits
  • 20-809-202 (Introduction to Sociology) 3 credits
  • 10-110-114 (Administration of Estates) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Madison Area Technical College)

  • 10-110-105 (Legal Writing) 3 credits
  • 10-110-106 (Family Law) 3 credits
  • 10-110-176 (Career Building Techniques - Paralegal) 3 credits
  • 10-110-122 (Bankruptcy Law) 3 credits
  • MATH/Science (See note below) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Madison Area Technical College)

  • 10-110-107 (Legal Aspects of Business Organizations) 3 credits
  • 10-110-142 (Paralegal Internship) 3 credits
  • 20-809-260 (Introduction to Philosophy) 3 credits
  • 10-110-103 (Civil Litigation II) 3 credits
  • 10-110-168 (Criminal Law - Legal Studies) 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • General Elective or Minor Course 3 credits
  • Natural Science or Math 3 credits
  • ENG 102 (Composition II: Introduction to Academic Research) 3 credits
  • PARA 3XX^ (Paralegal 300 level elective) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • LIBS 201 (Writing Social Justice) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Natural Science or Math 3 credits
  • Natural Science 3 credits
  • PARA 325^ (Legal Writing) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • Humanities 3 credits
  • PARA 3XX^ (Paralegal 300 level elective) 3 credits
  • PARA 305^ (Commercial Law) 3 credits
  • General Elective or Minor Course 3 credits
  • General Elective or Minor Course 3 credits
  • General Elective or Minor Course 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • Social Science 3 credits
  • CORE Experiential Learning Course 3 credits
  • PARA 306^ (Trial & Post Trial Litigation) 3 credits
  • General Elective or Minor Course 3 credits
  • General Elective or Minor Course 3 credits

*TRS 101 -Transfer Success Course (waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more)

^=Grade of C or better

Choose one: Math or Science (10-804-144) 3 credits - will stop being offered in 2019, General Anatomy & Physiology (10-806-177) 4 credits, Biological Greek and Latin Terminology (20-806-204) 3 credits, General Anatomy & Physiology (20-806-206) 4 credits.

CORE Experiential Learning Course - determined by major

A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required to enter the program.

Students are encouraged to explore options for a minor with their Roosevelt academic advisor.

Pursuant to ABA guidelines, students must take at least ten semester hours or the equivalent of legal specialty courses through traditional classroom instruction.