The Certificate Program in Paralegal Studies is designed to prepare individuals in the legal profession to perform as paralegals under the supervision of an attorney either in public or private practice, corporate or governmental law and other judicial agencies. Completion of the Certificate Program qualifies an individual for immediate employment. Academic credits successfully earned (grade of “C” or better) may be transferred to the Bachelor of Arts Degree program in Paralegal Studies.
Students who enroll in two courses each eight-week session may complete the certificate requirements in one academic year.
|PLSO 125||Law In Society||3|
|PLSO 126||Legal Research||3|
|PLSO 127||Legal Writing||3|
|PLSO 360||Criminal Law||3|
|PLSO 320||Litigation and Trial Practice||3|
|ELECTIVE||Choose one of the Following:||3|
|Total Credit Hours||18|