Degree Levels Offered for Paralegal Studies

Sample Free Open
Paralegal Studies Courses


Media Course Start Date Professor School
010 full-course 10 Civil Litigation N/A N/A Kaplan University
An overview of the civil law process with topics including parties to a civil suit, jurisdiction, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, informal and formal discovery, legal documents, and the jury selection process.
001 full-course 1 Diploma in Legal Studies N/A N/A XSIQ
A diploma course covering key topics in legal studies, such as structural components of the legal system, basic types of law, and common legal procedures.
001 full-course 1 Fundamentals of Business Law N/A N/A Christine Williams ALISON
A course on principals in business law including legal requirements, recommendations, financial status, taxation, and liability.
001 full-course 1 Gender and the Law in U.S. History 2004-03-01 Spring 2004 Christopher Capozzola Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
In this class, students discuss the American legal system in the context of gender issues in the system.
004 full-course 4 Introduction to Copyright Law in America N/A N/A Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
A course on the structure of copyright under federal law and an overview of legal research and legal citations.
010 full-course 10 Introduction to Paralegal Studies N/A N/A Saylor
This course gives students a thorough introduction to paralegal studies through 10 units.
001 full-course 1 Legal Aspects of Property and Land Use 2005-09-01 Fall 2005 Balakrishnan Rajagopal Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
This class offers an introduction to legal aspects of property and land use in the United States compared with legal guidelines in Indian and South Africa.
002 full-course 2 Legal Studies - Laws and the Judicial System N/A N/A XSIQ
A course on the role of law in society, including the distinguishing elements of civil and criminal law, and the evolution of law over history.
002 full-course 2 Legal Studies - The Adversary Trial System N/A N/A XSIQ
An examination of civil and criminal procedures through case studies.

Accredited Online Paralegal Studies Degrees

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshmen Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate
Danville Community College Yes 100% 79% 19%
National American University-Indianapolis Online Yes 100% N/A N/A
Southwestern College - Winfield, KS Yes 88% 100% 51%
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Aguadilla Yes N/A 97% 20%
Central New Mexico Community College Yes N/A 85% 8%
Kaskaskia College Yes N/A 80% 42%
National American University-Tigard Yes 100% N/A N/A
San Diego State University Yes 30% 60% 66%
Sterling College Yes N/A 100% 34%
Western Michigan University Yes 83% 78% 56%
Adelphi University Yes 66% 96% 66%
University of North Dakota Yes 70% 88% 54%
Ohio Dominican University Yes 66% 100% 48%
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College Yes 100% 69% 13%
Baker College of Cadillac Yes 100% 94% 15%
Bainbridge Graduate Institute Yes N/A N/A N/A
National American University-Watertown Yes 100% N/A N/A
Reinhardt University Yes 53% 85% 48%
Adirondack Community College Yes 100% 77% 21%
North Dakota State College of Science Yes 100% 93% 52%

Paralegal Studies at a Glance

Number of Degrees Conferred in Paralegal Studies

    • 1,916 Bachelor's Degrees in
      Paralegal Studies
      • 19% Male
        Students
      • 81% Female
        Students
    • 95 Master's Degrees in
      Paralegal Studies
      • 20% Male
        Students
      • 80% Female
        Students

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