This rigorous program is designed to prepare students with essential skills needed to become professional paralegals. Students will learn the essentials of legal terminology, ethics, research, and writing before advancing to substantive law courses of family law, criminal, and civil law, real estate, probate, bankruptcy and employment law.
Entrance into the Paralegal Certificate Program requires the following:
11 Courses (Update- Effective January 1, 2017)
The Paralegal program will Update on 1/1/2017. To view the old program requirements click here. Click on the courses below for course description and further details.
|Trial Preparation & Technology in the Law Office||W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 10 Sessions||06/20/18||08/29/18||350.00|
|Civil Law & Advanced Civil Discovery||W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 10 Sessions||04/04/18||06/06/18||350.00|
|Legal Research & Writing||Sa : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 6 Sessions||09/15/18||10/20/18||435.00|
|Family Law||W : 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, 10 Sessions||10/03/18||12/05/18||175.00|
|Criminal Law and Procedure for Paralegals||W : 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM, 10 Sessions||10/03/18||12/05/18||175.00|
|Ethics for Paralegals||Online||250.00|
|Intellectual Property Law||Online||250.00|
|Introduction to Business Law (Transactions)||Online||250.00|
|Law Office Management||Online||250.00|
|Probate Law and Estate Planning||Online||250.00|
|Real Estate Law||Online||250.00|
|Corporate Document Drafting||Online||250.00|
|Legal Aspects of Contracts||Online||250.00|
|Introduction to the Legal System||Online||250.00|
These courses are not currently scheduled, but may be offered at a future date. Click the course Title link for more information.