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2023-24 Gaston College Catalog and Student Handbook 
2023-24 Gaston College Catalog and Student Handbook

Paralegal Technology - Paralegal Office Administration Certificate (C25380)

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The Paralegal Office Administration certificate prepares individuals for entry level administrative positions in legal or governmental offices. It equips individuals with technology skills necessary to perform in a computerized workplace.

Completion of this certificate does not qualify students to sit for the North Carolina Certified Paralegal (NCCP) exam. Individuals interested in becoming certified should consider the Paralegal Technology, A.A.S. (A25380) degree program.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates will:

  1. Identify basic legal concepts, including the proper role of the paralegal in the practice of law.
  2. Demonstrate effective use of computer skills and technology to perform office functions relevant to the legal field.

Total Program Hours: 13


The credits obtained from this certificate may be applied toward the Associate Degree in Paralegal Technology and/or Office Administration.

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