The instruction in the Paralegal Certificate Program is practice-oriented and relates to those areas of law in which paralegals are in most demand. Students will be trained to interview witnesses, investigate complex fact patterns, research the law, prepare legal documents, and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation. This program will help students increase their office's efficiency, productivity, and billable hours as well as learn new marketable job skills.
Students have 14 weeks to complete the online program and will submit assignments and exams via e-mail.
The Paralegal Certificate Program is offered in partnership by the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education and the Center for Legal Studies.
- Individuals seeking paralegal training and skills necessary for a career as a paralegal
- Current paralegals wanting to increase their office's efficiency, productivity, and billable hours as well as learn new marketable job skills
14 weeks/ 84 hours/ 8.4 CEUs
Textbooks are available from the Center for Legal Studies for approximately $375(US). To order your textbooks please call 800-522-7737 or visit The Center for Legal Studies.