Placements and Internships


Photo of Jamese HawkinsThe Paralegal Institute offers internships in various areas of the law from large and small firms and government agencies to insurance companies and corporations, for example. Interhships are offered during daytime hours. To earn elective credits toward their certificate, students must:

  • Successfully complete sixteen (16) hours per week for ten (10) weeks
  • Complete and submit assigned projects and a portfolio
  • Have a minimum 2.75 GPA
  • Have completed certain prerequisite courses

Supervised by a licensed, practicing attorney the student will be both an observer and a participant in the operation of the assigned office.

Placement Assistance

Students can take advantage of the Paralegal Institute’s career placement assistance through the online job bank, and network of program faculty and alumni.