Interested in working in law? The Paralegal Studies certificate and degree program is a perfect place to start! You will develop the skills necessary to have a successful career as a paralegal while learning about various subjects in law, how to draft and write legal documents, and how the working relationship between a paralegal and lawyer functions. Our paralegal program is accredited by the American Bar Association. Completion of the Paralegal Studies AS degree and certificate will equip you with the competence to work in the legal environment and find a job as a paralegal.

Programs and Degrees

Certificates of Achievement

Our Certificates of Achievement give you the knowledge and training you need to enter a specialized career or enhance your skills for advancement in your job. Designated certificates (18+ units), combined with the completion of General Education coursework may also be applied to an Associate Degree to further increase your employability.

Associate in Science Degree

The AS degrees in Career Technical Education prepare you with the unique skills needed to enter a specialized career field. You may also choose to continue your studies and earn a Bachelor's degree in a related field.

When earning an AS degree in Paralegal Studies, you will need to complete the general education requirements for an AS degree in addition to the Certificate of Achievement Requirements.


Paralegal Studies courses can be taken individually or as part of a planned program leading to one of our degrees or certificates. Use the links below to see full course descriptions and our current offerings.