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South University, Online Programs, Criminal Justice and Legal Studies. Traditional principles. Modern technology.

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Traditional principles. Modern technology.

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Program Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of procedural law and substantive law by successfully completing advanced or specialized legal assignments performed in a law office or any organization involved with legal processes under the supervision of an attorney.
  2. Demonstrate a proficiency in the skills required for the complexities of a modern technology-based law office.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of professional and ethical standards expected of a paralegal in a broader spectrum of legal practice.
  4. Demonstrate enhanced communication skills, including public speaking, letter and memorandum writing, as well as complex legal drafting under the supervision of an attorney.
  5. Demonstrate advanced legal research, acute critical thinking, reasoning, and analytical approaches to legal problem solving.