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Paralegal

Tuition fee CA$24,157 per program

The fees shown here are estimates only for three semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$22,406), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

Access to justice requires well-trained and licensed paralegals to fill the growing demand for affordable services in the legal profession. The Paralegal program will prepare you with theory and practice to excel.

Through your studies, you’ll become familiar with Canadian law, concentrating on subjects within the permitted scope of paralegal practice. As well as academic lectures, practice management and mock trials, a work placement totalling 196 hours will offer hands-on training in established law and paralegal firms. Centennial’s experiential learning exceeds the Law Society’s requirements and will assist in preparing you for the field, not only with practical experience but also with the chance to network.

Accreditation

The Law Society of Ontario accredits this program. Upon successful completion of all requirements, you’ll be eligible to write the Law Society’s Paralegal licensing examination, enabling you to practice as a licensed paralegal in Ontario.

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Career opportunities

  • Paralegal business owner
  • Paralegal for corporation
  • Paralegal agent

Areas of Employment

  • Law firms
  • Municipal prosecutors
  • Debtor/creditor agents
  • Contract reviewers
  • Process servers
  • Notary publics/commissioners of oaths
  • Paralegal firms
  • Community legal service
  • Government
  • Insurance firms
  • Self-employment
  • Collection agencies
  • Corporations
  • Highway Traffic Act offences
  • Small claims court
  • Tribunals
  • Provincial
  • Minor criminal offense consultants
Apply Now! January 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 9, 2023
Apply Now! September 2023
Application start
Oct 3, 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! January 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 9, 2023
Apply Now! September 2023
Application start
Oct 3, 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States