William K. Diehl, Jr. Paralegal Technology Program


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ParalegalWilliam K. Diehl, Jr. Paralegal Technology Program
CPCC offers an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree and post-baccalaureate diploma in Paralegal Technology that are American Bar Association (ABA) Approved and North Carolina Bar Certified.  CPCC is the only ABA approved paralegal program in western North Carolina.

Graduates of the program are prepared to work in legal offices assisting attorneys with probate work, drafting and filing legal documents, research and office management. Students gain knowledge in civil litigation, legal research, family law, wills, estates and trusts, and other areas of law. They are then prepared to work in private firms, and in both government and business organizations.