Program of Study
Course work includes substantive and procedural legal knowledge in the areas of civil litigation, legal research and writing, real estate, family law, wills, estates, trusts, and commercial law. A one-semester internship providing work experience in a law-related location is available for degree seeking students.
Paralegal opportunities are available in law firms, government agencies, the court systems, and private businesses throughout the area. Graduates are trained to assist attorneys in probate work,
investigations, public records searches, drafting and filing legal documents, research, and office management.
Recommended Courses and Skills
English, psychology, accounting, and computer applications.
Helpful Personal Attributes
Willingness to read and work hard, interest in the law, ability to study and grasp abstract concepts, effective communication skills, strong sense of responsibility and ability to manage time effectively.
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If you would like additional information about the Paralegal Technology Program, contact Monica M. Simmons, Department Chair, at 336.757.3341 or email@example.com.