Helpful Information & Reading Materials
WHY ENROLL IN THE PARALEGAL PROGRAM ?
Here Are 19 Reasons To Enroll in the Paralegal Program: Fastest Growing Industry; Pays Well; Not Just Law Firms ─Paralegal Education Can Open Many Career Doors; Path to Law School; Learn Skills that Are Transferable to Many Other Career Paths; Business Purpose: Startup or Expand Your Business; Advocacy: Civil Rights, Immigration; Know and Understand Your Rights; Training for Community Advocate; Stepping Stone to a Political Career; Develop Your Marketing, Oral and Written Communication Skills; Learn the Basics of Small Business; Write Quickly and Well, with a Professional Tone that All Businesses Require; Learn How to Do Research Efficiently; Learn How to Read, Understand and Summarize Complex Pieces of Writing; Learn How to Keep Meticulous and Organized Records; Learn the Importance of Technology and How to Use It Effectively; Get an Additional Certificate which Enhances Your Resume and Opportunity; Parlay Your Experience into Self-employment.
LAW SCHOOL RESOURCES
- Law School Forum Workshops - https://www.lsac.org/lawschoolforums/workshops.html
- National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators: (NASFAA) - www.studentaid.gov
- New York State Financial Aid Administrators Association (NYSFAAA) - www.nysfaaa.org
- New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) - www.hesc.ny.gov
- US Department of Education - www.ed.gov
- The Financial Aid Homepage - www.finaid.org
- Mapping Your Future - www.mappingyourfuture.org