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
- 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|
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.