Paralegal certificate programs, intended for those who already hold a college degree, vary more widely depending on prior education and the intensity of the program. (See a list of recommended programs here.) Schools typically offer more skill-based subjects geared for maximum value in a real-world work setting, rather than theory-based classes.
Some of these subjects are:
- Torts & Personal Injury
- Professional Responsibility & Legal Ethics
- Legal Research, Writing & Civil Litigation
- Criminal Law
- Real Property
- Wills, Trusts & Estates
- Patents, Trademarks & Copyrights
- Business Law & Bankruptcy
- Constitutional Law & Criminal Procedure
- Domestic Relations
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
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Bryan University Online
Bryan University has a proven track record of successfully preparing graduates for over 70 years. Through hands-on, student-centered learning experiences, coupled with individualized support, Bryan students graduate with practical, productive skills that lead directly to high-demand professional careers. Unlike traditional institutions, Bryan also offers job placement assistance and lifetime refresher courses to ensure its graduates remain competitive for many years to come. Bryan enjoys a position within the higher education spectrum that is unique, respected, enviable and worthy of emulation.