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Hagerstown Community College / HCC

Academic Catalog

2013-2014 Catalog 
    May 28, 2024  
2013-2014 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Paralegal Studies, Certificate

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The paralegal studies certificate consists of specialized courses as well as general education offerings. It has two basic goals: first, to upgrade the job performance of the paralegal practitioner, and second, to initiate the professional career development of those entering the paralegal field.

Students who opt for a degree may apply the 30 credits from this one-year certificate program to the associate of arts degree in paralegal studies program.

Electives (6 credits)

Select two courses from the following list:

Certificate Requirement (30 Credits)


Students who have been convicted of certain crimes may be precluded from employment in this field and may affect internship placement. Please discuss concerns with the program coordinator.

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