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Professional Paralegal Academy
LOS ANGELES VALLEY COLLEGE
- Classes Begin April 5, 2017 -
PROFESSIONAL PARALEGAL ACADEMY
7-Months to a New Career and Great Earning Power
Discounts: Pay early and save dollars while reserving your spot!
The Professional Paralegal Academy is a superior training program giving graduates a marketable edge in today’s competitive workplace Graduates of this program are prepared to handle the day-to-day tasks and responsibilities in any type of law practice. Instruction focuses on “competency-based” learning objectives, developing critical thinking and analytical skills. The paralegal profession is considered one of the top ten most secure jobs (NBC Today Show).
The academy’s 400+ hours of training sets the Professional Paralegal Academy apart from any other paralegal school. The training you will receive in the Academy is well regarded and highly respected by law firms throughout Los Angeles. With over 25 paralegal skill-based modules, an Externship requirement and an advanced level civil litigation practicum, it is considered to be the most comprehensive program of its kind. To ensure academic integrity, a Confirmation of Completion (Core Program, Externship and Practicum level) will be awarded upon successful completion of all modules and components of the Professional Paralegal Academy with a grade point average of 2.0 or above. Practicum level meets at the college. Externship requirement is accomplished through continuing legal education and/or volunteering at pre-approved legal clinics or court programs.
California Statutory Compliance Statement
The Professional Paralegal Academy, through Los Angeles Valley College Extension Program, exceeds the mandate for paralegal education requirements under California Business & Professions Code §6450. Earning a Confirmation of Completion from the Professional Paralegal Academy enables individuals to work as paralegals under a licensed attorney in California.
Practicum Level component is advanced level civil litigation training involving legal research, legal analysis, drafting pleadings and a motion for summary judgment. Externship component is a minimum of 18 hours where students have the option of volunteering at approved locations and/or participating in continuing legal education outside of the classroom.
$4,750 IF PAID IN FULL
Material Fee: $312.79 (including tax)
Call 818.997.0967 - Plans start at only $375 per month
Complete and pass Core, Practicum and Externship components with a 2.0 grade point average or higher. All tuition fees must be paid in full in order to graduate from the Academy.
Students entering into the Easy Payment Plan Agreement are bound by the terms of the Agreement during the duration of the Agreement. LAVC reserves the right to assign monies owed under the Agreement to a collection agency. In the event of a default on the Agreement, a 25% charge will be added to the original tuition.
Minimum deposits are required for each Academy and are non-refundable.
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