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AA Degree Requirements

To earn an Associate of Arts Degree in Paralegal Studies at the Fremont College Cerritos campus, students must:

  • Achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00, with no grade lower than a 1.00 for any course
    that applies to the program.
  • Complete a minimum of 90 quarter credit hours, comprised of a minimum of 60 quarter credit
    hours in core classes and a minimum of 30 quarter credit hours in general education courses,
    including GE120, GE129, GE133 and GE139 (or equivalent).
  • Legal Specialty Requirement: Students must complete a minimum of 60 quarter units in PA
    courses. Students must fulfill a minimum 15 quarter credits of legal specialty courses at
    Fremont College.
  • Meet their financial obligations. Students who fail to meet these obligations may have their
    official transcripts and/or diploma withheld.

Fremont College does not require a cumulative final test or examination for the completion of this

Course Type Credit Hours
Paralegal Core Courses 60
General Education Courses 30
All Courses 90

For additional information, or to learn how to begin the enrollment process, simply fill out the form on this page.  Be sure to include your full name as well as a good email and phone number so that an admissions adviser can reach you quickly.


*Paralegals may not provide legal services directly to the public, except as permitted by law.

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