|Next Program Entry:||August 21, 2021|
|Schedule:||Saturdays, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
|Cost:||Priority Rate (until two weeks before start date): $5,495
Standard Rate: $5,745
Who Should Attend?
- Individuals interested in transitioning into the legal field
- Current legal professionals seeking to expand their skills and knowledge
- Students considering law school
Students must have a bachelor’s degree for admission to this program. This requirement ensures that students are prepared for the rigorous experience at SMU and that graduates are well qualified for employment. Exceptions may be made based on experience.
Textbooks and Materials
Tuition does not include the cost of textbooks.
Personal Injury and the Law of Torts for Paralegals (any edition)
The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th edition or newer)
The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Forms (14th edition)
Basic Contract Law for Paralegals (any edition)
Suggested, but not required textbook:
Paralegal Today: The Legal Team at Work (any edition)