The Legal Studies/Paralegal certificate program is designed to develop and enhance the skills and understanding needed to fill responsible positions in banks, insurance companies, real estate companies, private law offices, corporate law offices, and local, state and federal government legal departments. The Legal Studies/Paralegal Certificate program is a member of the American Association for Paralegal Education. See admission requirements to the Legal Studies/Paralegal Certificate Program below.
The topic of ethics and the paralegal’s role in the legal profession are emphasized throughout the courses in the program.
Eight courses are required for completion of the Legal Studies/Paralegal Certificate Program. The certificate will be awarded on completion of the following courses: