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Certificate of Proficiency in Paralegal Studies

Certificate of Proficiency in Paralegal Studies

This curriculum prepares students for the position of paralegal/legal assistant.

Students will study law and acquire practical legal skills that are necessary for entry-level employment in a law office. Persons currently working in a law office or in a related environment can upgrade their skills and increase their general and specific knowledge of law. All of the courses in this certificate curriculum can apply to the Associate in Applied Science degree in Business – Paralegal Studies Option.

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Certificate of Proficiency in Paralegal Studies

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