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2012-2013 Catalog 
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Paralegal/Legal Assisting [4004]

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Advanced Technical Certificate

(25 Credit Hours)

Program Manager

Suzanne Bechtol
941-752-5359, Bradenton
941-408-1300, ext. 65359, Venice

The Legal Assisting/Paralegal Advanced Technical certificate is designed to enable students who already hold any college degree (other than the legal assisting A.S./A.A.S. degree) to take paralegal training at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) and qualify to take the National Paralegal Certification (CLA) exam. It further prepares those students for work of a legal nature in law offices, corporations or government agencies.

Total Credit Hours: 25


A grade of “C” or better must be attained for each course taken for this certificate. It also is recommended that job-seeking students complete SLS 1350 - Job Marketing Skills  (1 credit).

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