Associate of Applied Science – Lay Advocate/Paralegal
PROGRAM OUTCOMES FOR ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE IN LAY ADVOCATE/PARALEGAL:
- The student will demonstrate knowledge of the Constitutional and legal foundations of American law.
- The student will demonstrate an understanding of the powers and limitations of Indian law based on federal law and legal precedent.
- The student will demonstrate a foundational understanding of civil and criminal law sufficient to obtain entry-level employment as a paralegal or to represent Tribal constituents as a lay advocate in Tribal courts.