Develop Specialized Skills That Employers Demand

Develop Specialized Skills That Employers Demand

Employers demand real skills, and GW provides them. We work with employers from all sectors to identify those skills and ensure that our graduates master them. As a student in the online paralegal graduate certificate program, you’ll use the latest research tools and industry applications to acquire technological proficiency naturally as you progress through your studies.

You will start with a solid core of legal foundation courses and then move on to study three in-demand and versatile legal specialties: government law, intellectual property law and international law. The curriculum covers court systems; jurisdiction and venue; constitutional law; legal research and writing; corporate law and contracts; government contracts and administrative law; intellectual property law, including patents, trademarks, copyright, prosecution and litigation; international trade and finance; and overall guidance to help you evolve into a strategic, analytical and sophisticated paralegal professional.

As a GW Paralegal Studies graduate, you will have breadth and depth of knowledge, superior written and oral communication skills, critical thinking skills, a professional network to successfully navigate the legal field, and the confidence to pursue a rewarding career that fulfills your passion for the law.

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