Paralegal (graduate certificate)Durham College

About this Program

Level: Graduate Certificate in Paralegal

Discpline: Legal Profession

Length: 2 semesters

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Application Fee: $100.00 waived
Tuition Fee: $14,230.00

Oshawa Campus Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 open

Program Description

This program is accredited by the Law Society of Ontario (Law Society), the regulatory body governing professional paralegals in the province, and meets its rigorous competencies for paralegals. It will prepare you for the Law Society’s paralegal licensing examination, which graduates are eligible to write, and is designed to provide the specialized knowledge and skills required to independently provide legal services as a professional, licensed paralegal or work as a paralegal under the supervision of a lawyer.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.