Courses

Courses Offered on Tuesday and Thursday Evenings (6-9 pm)
and Saturday Mornings (9am-Noon)

Courses are taught sequentially. In addition, there are five internship sessions on a Monday evening in December, January, February, March and April.

Distribution Requirements

Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER: 7 Credit Hours
PLS 250 Paralegal Communications Skills1
PLS 260 Introduction to Paralegal Studies2
PLS 266 Legal Research and Writing3
PLS 264 Administrative Law 1
Total7
INTERSESSION AND SPRING SEMESTER: 12 Credit Hours
PLS 263 Contract Law for Paralegals2
PLS 267 Litigation and the Federal and New York State Procedural Laws3
PLS 268 Personal Injury Law2
PLS 269 Domestic Relations and Family Law2
PLS 272 Real Estate Law2
PLS 273 Computer Support Systems1
Total12
SUMMER SEMESTER: 6 Credit Hours
PLS 270 Debtor-Creditor Law3
PLS 271 Corporate Law and Business Organizations2
PLS 275 Law Practice Management1
Total6
FINAL FALL SEMESTER: 8 Credit Hours
PLS 265 Fact-finding Research1
PLS 274 Estate Planning, Estate and Trust Administration3
PLS 276 Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility1
PLS 299 Internship 3
Total8
TOTAL CREDITS33

Course Descriptions