Apr 16, 2024  
2023-2025 Catalog Volume XXXI Ver 1 
2023-2025 Catalog Volume XXXI Ver 1

Legal Studies, BS (Asheville)

South College is currently not accepting applications and admitting new students for this program. 

The following curriculum for the BS Legal Studies degree program is currently offered at the Asheville campus (Onground).

The Asheville Legal Studies program is an ABA Approved Paralegal Education Program and is a North Carolina Bar Qualified Paralegal Studies Program After successful completion of a voluntary state application and state examination, eligible graduates may apply to the North Carolina State Bar Paralegal Certification Board for designation as a North Carolina Certified Paralegal (NCCP).

BS Legal Studies Curriculum: 183 Credits

Area I - Core Curriculum: 71 Credits



Computer Literacy


  • Approved Humanities Electives Credits: 9


Personal Development


  • Approved Science Elective Credits: 4

Social Science

  • Approved Social Science Electives Credits: 13.5

Written Communication

Area II - Major Curriculum: 112 Credits

* These courses are designated Legal Specialty courses in the Asheville BS Legal Studies program.