Paralegal Program Student Learning Outcomes

    • Demonstrate the ability to examine various legal problems by identifying appropriate areas of the law and sources to consult in commencing the process of legal analysis.
    • Demonstrate competence in researching legislation, case law and other secondary legal materials.
    • Summarize legal research findings in appropriate legal formats with clear and compelling analysis and conclusions.
    • Demonstrate competence in effective communication in legally relevant contexts such as presentations of case summaries, interviewing clients, and group presentations.
    • Prepare, draft and produce legal documents, including pleadings and other court documents, wills, corporate documents, or real estate documents.
    • Demonstrate an awareness of and ability to identify legal issues in a broad range of areas through an exposure to a variety of legal subjects.