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Paralegal Technology (Ridgeland)

Paralegal TechnologyThe Holmes Community College Paralegal Technology Program faculty welcomes you to our website. Being a paralegal is a challenging and rewarding career. Our program is designed to prepare students to become entry level paralegals with the skills needed to perform tasks in a variety of settings.

Paralegal classes are offered face-to-face (day and evening) in Ridgeland and online. All classes provide voice podcasts, which give students the benefit of abbreviated lectures, as well as other various methods to engage students in classes.

To learn more about the program, please explore this web site, PDF  download our recent newsletter, or contact:

Darleen T. Dozier, CP
Ridgeland Hall

Program Description
The Paralegal Technology curriculum is designed to prepare a person for entry-level employment as a paralegal in courts, corporations, law firms, and government agencies.

A Technical Certificate, Advanced Technical Certificate or an Associate of Applied Science Degree is earned upon successful completion of program. The curriculum is based on standards developed from the National Association of Legal Assistants’ Descriptions of Certified Paralegal (CP) Exam Sections. Additional research data used in the development of this publication was collected from a review of related literature and from surveys of local experts in business, industry, and education.

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Holmes Association of Legal Students (HALS)

The Paralegal Technology Department of Holmes Community College, through the integration of academic, technical, and career skills, seeks to provide students with the ability to obtain employment in the legal profession and be successful in the workplace.