We are dedicated to providing in-depth training for life in a world heavily shaped by political cultures, ideas and institutions.
With our committed teaching and well-rounded legal and political science curriculum, programs in the Department of Political Science and Legal Administration prepare students to pursue a career path in law, business, teaching, journalism, and government.
Legal Administration offers basic instruction in legal principle and skills that can be transferred to law firms, banks, corporations and government agencies.
This certificate is similar to its minor and is designed as a qualified paralegal studies program by the North Carolina State Bar, Board of Paralegal Certification. Completion of this program and other state requirements, including an associate’s or bachelor’s degree, may lead to North Carolina State Bar paralegal certification.