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Rule15-711. Grading and passing the paralegal practitioner examination.

(a)Grading the written component of the Paralegal Practitioner Examination. Essay answers shall be uniformly graded on a scale fromzero to ______ points. In order to assure maximum fairness and uniformity ingrading, the Board or its designees shall prescribe procedures and standardsfor grading to be used by all graders.

(b)Scoring the written component of the Paralegal Practitioner Examination. The essay scores added together constitute the raw writtencomponent score. The raw written component score is scaled to the multiple choice portion of the examination using thestandard deviation method.

(c)Weighting of exam components. The multiple choicescore is weighted ______%, the essay score isweighted ________% in calculating the Applicant?s total score.

(d)Passing grade. The Applicant?s total score is the sum of the scaled multiplechoice score and the scaled written component score. The total score is basedon a _______ point scale. A total score of ________ or above is required topass the Paralegal Practitioner Examination.

(e)Paralegal Practitioner Examination results are final. Examination answers willnot be reread, reevaluated or regraded by the Bar or its designees.


Effective November 1, 2018