Name of Engagement
JMU Outreach and Engagement Programs: Paralegal Studies Certificate
JMU Outreach and Engagement
A Certificate in Paralegal Studies from JMU prepares you to be competitive in the Virginia or Washington D.C. job market and it is further enhanced by JMU’s reputation and tradition of excellence. In this rigorous paralegal certificate program you will learn to investigate complex fact patterns, conduct legal research, and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation. The training and skills you receive can be used in a law office and translate to many other fields such as real estate, social services, and government.
Involves Participants External to JMU
Ongoing (Currently in existence, year round)
Areas of Engagement
Community Engagement, Engaged Learning