Academic Programs

Paralegal / Legal Assistant - Advanced Standing Part Time

Diploma
Program Description
Sioux City Campus

The Paralegal - Advanced Standing Diploma will provide students with a previous degree with additional legal knowledge to serve as paralegals. This part time option will allow students to spread the class work out and allow them to maintain a job. Completion of a previous degree is required to enter this program.

Required Classes

PRL 101 Paralegal Studies Orientation..................................... 3
PRL 191 Criminal Procedure..................................................... 3
BUS 185 Business Law I............................................................ 3
BUS 186 Business Law II........................................................... 3
MGT 178 Employment Law........................................................ 3
PRL 281 Legal Ethics................................................................ 2
ENG 105 Composition I............................................................. 3
SPC 122 Interpersonal Communication.................................... 3
PRL 112 Legal Research and Writing I...................................... 3
PRL 118 Computerized Legal Research................................... 1
PRL 131 Torts and Litigation I................................................... 3
PRL 113 Legal Research and Writing II..................................... 3
PRL 161 Family Law.................................................................. 3
PRL 932 Internship.................................................................... 3

Program Total ........................................................... 39

Contacts

Mellisa Flanigan, Ext 1263, Room L314, melissa.flanigan@witcc.edu
Jane Clausen, Ext 1781 Room A148 jane.clausen@witcc.edu
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu
info@witcc.edu