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Paralegal Classes

Programs:

The Paralegal Certificate Program consists of 3 parts:

Day Program

Classes meet 2 times per week on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00a.m. – 1:30p.m. The Day Program lasts 15-20 weeks.

Classes
All classes will have a maximum of 12 students. This format provides an excellent nurturing environment and encourages the student to take the time to more deeply understand the material. You will be given homework assignments which will include, among other things, researching and writing. The specific subject areas of the law you will be taught can be found under the Courses section of our website.

Independent Study Project: At Your Pace
You will have independent study assignments out of the classroom. These assignments will include, among other things, going to court and watching a trial, researching and writing papers, and participating in a mock interview.

Internship: 120 hours unpaid
We will work together to place you at an area law firm for an unpaid internship. This internship may be full-time or part-time, depending on your availability and typically lasts 120 hours. We work with our students to accommodate geographic and subject area-interests.

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Evening and Weekend Program

The Evening Program is held on Monday’s from 5:30 – 9:00p.m. The Weekend Program is held on Saturday’s from 9:00a.m. – 12:30p.m. (each program lasts 20-24 weeks).

Classes
All classes will have a maximum of 12 students. This format provides an excellent nurturing environment and encourages the student to take the time to more deeply understand the material. You will be given homework assignments which will include, among other things, researching and writing. The specific subject areas of the law you will be taught can be found under the Courses section of our website.

Independent Study Project: At Your Pace
You will have independent study assignments out of the classroom. These assignments will include, among other things, going to court and watching a trial, researching and writing papers, and participating in a mock interview.

Internship: 120 hours unpaid
We will work together to place you at an area law firm for an unpaid internship. This internship may be full-time or part-time, depending on your availability and typically lasts 120 hours. We work with our students to accommodate geographic and subject area-interests.

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On-Going Benefits:

Lifetime Re-Training
PIW offers small Specialization Courses for PIW alumni and students who want to focus on a specific area of the Alumni & Student Career Forum.

PIW alumni are permitted and encouraged to “re-train” in any area of the law. This means that you are able to “re-attend” any lectures on any area of the law.

Computer Lab
All PIW students and graduates are permitted to use our computer training aids while they are active students.

Alumni & Student Career Forum
All PIW students and alumni will have lifetime access to the Alumni & Student Career Forum site where career information, PIW events and on-going training events will be posted.

Email Tina To Enroll, Email: Tina Staples