PLS 243 : Paralegal Internship
This internship places students in a law office or in a law-related setting in corporations, courts, banks, government agencies, etc. to further enhance their paralegal training in a work environment under the supervision of a faculty member and an assigned practicing attorney. Prerequisite: A minimum GPA of 3.0 and sophomore status, and approval of the program director/department chair. Open only to Paralegal Studies students.
1. Prepare a resume and cover letter. 2. Research various legal settings and find a match to his/her career interests. 3. Prepare for an interview. 4. Be hired for an internship position. 5. Create learning outcomes for the internship experience in conjunction with the faculty mentor and the attorney mentor.