To earn a paralegal minor certificate, a student must successfully complete a minimum of six courses (18 credits total). Students must successfully complete the Core curriculum composed of four courses (12 credits) and two elective courses (6 credits). Students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.0.
There are no prerequisites for course enrollment. Students are encouraged, however, to take PRL 401, Basic Legal Principles, as the first or one of the first courses in the minor.
The minor can be combined with any major. Students who are seeking a second Bachelors degree from Saint Francis University can enroll in the paralegal minor certificate program as well.
PRL requirements include the following Core courses* (12 credits)