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The Paralegal Studies programs at Roger Williams University are designed for you if you have an interest in the law and legal systems. The academic focus of these programs is on the development of critical thought, analytic reasoning, scholarly writing, and practice oriented skills. Designed to prepare you as a paralegal to undertake a highly responsible position in the United States legal system, you will receive education in many different facets of law, including the use of computers, legal databases and alternative dispute resolution.