Downtown Milwaukee Campus
With coursework focused on the practical aspects of law, this program provides a broad background and prepares students to work as a paralegal in the legal community, in government, or in business and industry. Courses are available days and evenings, and selected courses are offered online. The program is approved by the American Bar Association.
Career Outlook: Although this is a growing profession, competition in the job market is keen. Typical job duties include conducting client interviews, obtaining case information, performing legal research, preparing and filing legal documents and court papers, and providing general assistance to attorneys. Paralegals are required to work under the supervision of an attorney to avoid the unauthorized practice of law.
Program Code: 10-110-1
Start Date: August
Detailed Program Information:
Fall 2014 – Spring 2015 Course Requirements