Certificate Programs

Course Description


These advanced topics build upon the nationally acclaimed Paralegal Certificate Course© offered by over 100 colleges and universities nationwide. These classes are available to students who wish to extensively build upon their knowledge of law and paralegal studies with classes in specialized facets of contemporary law. Your study and concentration on substantively specific materials will enable you to gain a strong competitive edge over other paralegals. The additional training gained through participation in these advanced classes will embellish your legal knowledge and skills, which in turn should increase your salary and marketability.

Additional Information


Students are required to complete six Advanced Paralegal Course topics to receive a certificate. Each topic is offered in a seven-week online session. Students must successfully complete the Core Requirements before they take the Advanced Paralegal Course. Up to three Advanced Paralegal Course topics may be taken during a seven-week online session and Advanced Paralegal Course topics do not have to be taken in any particular order.

Contuing Education Units and Contact Hours


Total: 270 contact hours or 27.0 CEUs
Per course: 45 clock hours or 4.5 CEUs

Format
Online

Cost
$400 per topic+Books & Westlaw

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Lateral entry teachers will have 3 years* to successfully complete the following modules: Curriculum and Instruction (14 hours), Resources and Support (14 hours), and CTSOs and Work-Based Learning (12 hours) to meet the requirements of the NC State Licensure Board. *Local rules may require less time. Please check with your district to ensure compliance.
Lateral entry teachers will have 3 years* to successfully complete the following modules: Curriculum and Instruction (14 hours), Resources and Support (14 hours), and CTSOs and Work-Based Learning (12 hours) to meet the requirements of the NC State Licensure Board. *Local rules may require less time. Please check with your district to ensure compliance.
Lateral entry teachers will have 3 years* to successfully complete the following modules: Curriculum and Instruction (14 hours), Resources and Support (14 hours), and CTSOs and Work-Based Learning (12 hours) to meet the requirements of the NC State Licensure Board. *Local rules may require less time. Please check with your district to ensure compliance.
Lateral entry teachers will have 3 years* to successfully complete the following modules: Curriculum and Instruction (14 hours), Resources and Support (14 hours), and CTSOs and Work-Based Learning (12 hours) to meet the requirements of the NC State Licensure Board. *Local rules may require less time. Please check with your district to ensure compliance.
Lateral entry teachers will have 3 years* to successfully complete the following modules: Curriculum and Instruction (14 hours), Resources and Support (14 hours), and CTSOs and Work-Based Learning (12 hours) to meet the requirements of the NC State Licensure Board. *Local rules may require less time. Please check with your district to ensure compliance.
Lateral entry teachers will have 3 years* to successfully complete the following modules: Curriculum and Instruction (14 hours), Resources and Support (14 hours), and CTSOs and Work-Based Learning (12 hours) to meet the requirements of the NC State Licensure Board. *Local rules may require less time. Please check with your district to ensure compliance.
Provisionally licensed teachers must take five modules to satisfy the licensure requirement for the CTE New Teacher Induction Program. It is a partnership between East Carolina University and NC Department of Public Instruction Career and Technical Education.

Course Description


This course is designed for the office trained dental assistant needing dental radiography certification and has been approved by the North Carolina State Dental Board Examiners (NCSDBE) pursuant to G.S. 90-29(c) (12).

The Intraoral Radiography Certificate Course consists of two components; Part 1 is an online self-study designed to teach the fundamentals of x-ray production, safety and protection. Part 2 is a hands-on clinical component designed to teach receptor placement and exposure techniques needed for successful dental imaging. Both Part 1 and Part 2 must be successfully completed prior to receiving certification in Dental Radiography.