|What is the Paralegal Studies program?
The Paralegal Studies Program is part of the Administrative Computer Technology (ACT) Department which trains paralegals to work under the direct supervison of a lawyer.
You will learn to:
Prepare trial briefs, motions and writs, and to assist during a trial
Prepare legal instruments, such as wills, petitions and applications
Conduct fact-finding inquiries and prepare written memoranda
Conduct basic legal research
Apply legal computer technology
|What can I do with this course of study?
You can obtain a position as a paralegal to serve clients' needs and assist an attorney in trial preparation, legal research, and other areas of law.
|What's special about program?
The Paralegal Studies department offers an AAS degree in Paralegal Studies. Students can attend full time or part time. Classes are offered during the day or at night. Many classes are also offered online.