Paralegal Studies Program Outcomes

Upon completion of the Paralegal Studies program, graduates will be able to

  • Demonstrate effective legal knowledge and practical skills necessary to perform substantive legal work under the direction of an attorney.
  • Understand their ethical responsibilities in the legal profession and how to behave ethically and with professionalism in the workplace.
  • Utilize the role of the paralegal in the delivery of legal services to the public.
  • Think analytically and write clearly.
  • Read, analyze, and synthesize complex information in an organized and logical manner.
  • Utilize technology necessary to meet employer needs.
  • Effectively manage their time and multiple projects and tasks.
  • Demonstrate appropriate paralegal skill development and professionalism through practical experience.