Paralegal Studies

Nurse Paralegal

Looking for a change?  Tired of work shifts?  Want a new opportunity to apply your clinical skills in a completely new field?  The University of Toledo offers a certificate program in Nurse Paralegal.

To enter, students must be a Registered Nurse, holding at least an associate degree, and having a minimum of 2,000 hours of nursing experience.

UT's Nurse Paralegal Program is approved by the American Bar Association.  This certificate is designed with working nurses in mind.  Day and evening courses are offered.  Some course work may also be taken on-line, over the Internet. 

Students take a total of seven legal courses, including an on-site Internship.

Nurse Paralegals primarily work for law firms specializing in personal injury, medical malpractice, workers' compensation, wrongful death, and social secuirty. They may also be employed by state and federal agencies, insurance companies, and hospital risk management groups.

NURSE PARALEGAL CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
To enter, students must be a Registered Nurse, holding at least an associate degree, and having a minimum of 2,000 hours of nursing experience.

Certificate Requirements and suggested schedule

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Last Updated: 6/26/15