The Paralegal emphasis prepares learners for effective paralegal work as a member of a legal services delivery team. Classes in the emphasis offer both current theory and practice to enhance the professional skills of those interested in pursuing paralegal employment.
Career Opportunities: Graduates may work in law firms, government agencies, and legal departments at corporations. The most common positions include employment as a paralegal or legal assistant.
This 15-unit emphasis may be paired with the following programs: B.A. in Applied Psychology, B.A. in Applied Studies, B.A. in Leadership, B.A. in Management, B.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Health Sciences, and B.S. in Information Systems.
PARA 310Introduction to Law
PARA 330Legal Research and Writing
PARA 350Legal Technology
PARA 410Tort Law