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
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Yes 64% 83% 67%
Belhaven University Yes 46% 81% 48%
Northwest State Community College Yes 100% 86% 18%
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology - Online Division Yes N/A N/A N/A
Harrison College-Lafayette Yes 100% N/A N/A
College of Saint Mary Yes 47% 100% 41%
Lipscomb University Yes 51% 100% 63%
Bethel Seminary of the East Yes N/A N/A N/A
Globe University Minnesota School of Business-Moorhead Yes 100% 96% N/A
University of Northwestern Ohio Yes 100% 95% 60%
University of Connecticut Yes 47% 79% 82%
Westwood College-Online Yes N/A N/A N/A
Holyoke Community College Yes 100% 77% 22%
American Career College-Anaheim Yes N/A 61% 75%
Moody Bible Institute Yes 88% 69% 65%
Holmes Community College Yes 100% 90% 27%
University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus Yes 100% 98% 23%
Goodwin College Yes 100% 100% 29%
Babson College Yes 29% 54% 90%
The New School Yes 65% 91% 64%

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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