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Contact Information
Macon Cove Campus
Academic Building
B Wing, Room 271
Phone 901-333-4130
Fax 901-333-4377

Gwynne Hutton
Academic Building
B Wing, Room 253D
Phone 901-333-4136

Paralegal Studies

Gwynne Hutton, Program Coordinator

Welcome to the Paralegal Studies program. Our program is designed to teach students the skills necessary to pursue a challenging career as a paralegal.

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Programs of Study

The Paralegal Studies program provides students the opportunity to learn substantive aspects of the law and to gain the practical skills necessary to be a successful paralegal. Students have the option of choosing one of four concentrations.

Associate of Applied Science Degree [A.A.S.]

Our graduates may transfer to the University of Memphis under an articulation and transfer agreement (PDF) [Size: 172 KB] and complete a four year degree in Paralegal Studies in the University College.

Program and Course Information

To find out more about courses offered at Southwest, you can use our Catalog Search to view descriptions of our courses or the Class Schedule Search to see when and where a class is being offered.

Paralegal Studies is part of the Career Studies Division. For more information about the Paralegal degree program, feel free to email Gwynne Hutton, program coordinator, or call 901-333-4136 with specific questions about the program.

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