The program cost per semester is $1,750. Textbooks are not included in the program price. Students paying by use of an approved benefits program or loan will be permitted to attend class pending receipt of the payment/disbursement if, prior to the registration deadline, all loan and/or benefit pre-approval forms have been received in the paralegal office.
If paying for the program in full, program costs for the three-semester program is $5,250. Students who pay in this manner must take each course consecutively as it is offered. Failure to do so will result in the student not being registered in the program, and it will initiate the refund procedure. Monies paid in advance will be refunded, less a nonrefundable $150 processing fee.
If you currently work in the legal field, you may wish to ask your employer to reimburse all or a portion of the cost for the program.
The Paralegal Certificate Program offers affordable payment plans to assist participants through all three semesters: Paralegal 1, Paralegal 2, and Paralegal 3.
Participants are required to remit each payment according to the payment plan schedule below. A payment must be received by Extended Education no later than 5:00pm on the date corresponding with the numbered payment. If payment is not received, the participant will be dropped from the program without a refund.
Total semester cost $1,750.00 payable in up to three payments:
|One||$550.00||During Participant Registration|
*This plan does not include the ‘Information Session Discount,’ associated with the first semester cost only. If you attended an information session, please refer to the payment plan schedule below.
Total semester cost $1,575.00 payable in up to three payments:
|One||$525.00||During Participant Registration|
|Paralegal Program Cost Name||Cost|
|Program full cost (3 semesters)||$5,250|
|Books (for the entire program)||$800|
|Total Estimated Cost of Attendance||$8,050|
All refunds will incur a $150 nonrefundable processing fee, which will be withheld from the refunded monies. Students who have paid one semester of program costs will receive a refund less the $150 processing fee. Students who have pre-paid all program costs and who withdraw prior to the first day of class, will receive a refund of the future program costs less the $150 processing fee. No refunds will be issued after the start of the semester.
The Paralegal Certificate Program offers a 10% discount to participants that attend an information session before registering.
The discount applies to the program cost for the first semester. The discount may not be applied to the cost of processing fees, late registration fees, refunds, or fees associated with any payment plan.
To receive the discount, a prospective participant must register for the first semester of the Paralegal Certificate Program within three months of attending the information session.