14Paralegal Certificate Program Paralegal Certificate ProgramMake the most of your professional opportunities with Pace University's Paralegal Certificate Program. This nationally acclaimed program was designed by paralegals for paralegals, with input from judges and attorneys across the country. This hands-on program distinguishes itself by focusing on real-world skill sets most in demand by law firms and legal divisions. It is designed with the working student in mind and provides the education you need to begin a successful paralegal career or advance your current career in the legal field. From single practice law offices, to multi-partner law firms, to in-house corporate legal departments, paralegals are in heavy demand. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment opportunities in the legal field are "expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations through the year 2014."Register online at www.pace.edu/paralegal or call (914) 773-3714.New!Program topics include:n Legal processn Court structuren Interviewing and investigationn Document preparationn Correspondencen Writing and analysisn Research skillsn Use of LexisNexis and Westlawn Substantive topics of laws, torts, contracts, criminal and civil procedure, and family lawPace University's Paralegal Certificate Program course curriculum is comprehensive. When students finish our program, they are ready to go to work. Our curriculum covers topics rarely covered in other paralegal programs and doesn't waste time on filler. The skill-based format of Pace's Paralegal Program provides students with practical training in preparation for the workplace. To test drive the program, please visit us online at www.paceparalegal.com.Each student finishes the program with a client file filled with documents about his or her case-all drafted over the course of the program. This client file serves as a showpiece for interviews and provides students with an end product that represents the skills they have acquired through the program. The classroom programs and the online program share the same curriculum. Who should enroll in this program?n Legal staff who wish to advance their careers and qualify for lawful designation as a paralegaln Career-changers looking for a professional career with strong growth potentialn Individuals who want to gain a clearer understanding of the legal processn Individuals considering law school and seeking an introduction to the field and a competitive advantage
15Course Schedulesn Classroom CourseWhite Plains Graduate CenterSaturdays February 25-July 14, 201210:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.Course #90191Tuition: $4,995White Plains Graduate CenterTuesdays and Thursdays March 6 -July 24, 20126:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.Course #90190Tuition: $4,995Downtown CampusTuesday and Thursday EveningsMarch 13-July 26, 20126:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.Course #90170Tuition: $4,995Midtown CenterSaturdaysMarch 17-July 28, 201210:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.Course #90223Tuition: $4,995n Online CoursePlease note that coursework begins once you enroll. Course #90132Tuition: $6,995Join Us for a Free Information Session at Pace University! Take $200 off the cost of tuition for the Paralegal Certificate Program if you come to one of our free information sessions!Meet the Pace University Paralegal Studies faculty and staff to ask questions about the program and the paralegal profession.Visit us online at www.pace.edu/paralegal for upcoming dates and to RSVP.Start Your New Carer Today! Pace University's innovative program gives you the knowledge and skills used by today's leading paralegals. This course is offered at three convenient locations-White Plains Graduate Center, New York City Midtown Center, and New York City Downtown Campus-as well as completely online.Tuition:n Tuition for the classroom program is $4,995. Additional cost for books is approximately $600.n Tuition for the online program is $6,995 (includes all books). Register online at www.pace.edu/paralegal or call (914) 773-3714.Please note that Tuition Payment Plans are available for this program! Pace University offers a variety of financing options including installment payment plans and private education loans. Please call (914) 773-3714 or e-mail ContinuingEd@pace.edu for more information.