Paralegal Studies Certificate Program

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Program Requirements

Complete with a minimum 2.75 GPA:

Required Courses
PALG 210Law and Litigation3
PALG 312Research and Writing for Paralegals3
Selected Courses
Select 12 credits from the following:12
Group A
Select 3-12 credits from the following:
Real Estate Law
Contract Law
Fundamentals of Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law
Wills, Trusts and Probate Law
Family Law
Corporations and Partnerships
Group B
Select 0-9 credits from the following:
Criminal Law and Procedure
Immigration Law
Negotiation, Mediation and Arbitration
Computer-Assisted Research in the Legal Environment
Bankruptcy Law
Administrative Law and Procedure
Personal Injury Law
Computer Applications in the Legal Environment
Employment Law
Independent Study in Paralegal Studies
Selected Topics in Paralegal Studies
Advanced Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law
Consumer Law
Elder Law
Civil Trial Preparation
Entertainment Law
Trademark Law
Criminal Trial Preparation
Law Office Management and Technology
Group C
Select 0-3 credits from the following:
Juries and Justice
Rights, Liberties and American Justice
Skills for Bilingual Legal Personnel
Law in Society: Criminal Law
Seminar or Internship
PALG 497Paralegal Seminar and Internship3
or PALG 498 Cooperative Education: Paralegal Studies
Total Credits21