Paralegal Diploma Program
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What is a Paralegal?
- Providing tactical support to attorneys
- Researching legal precedent
- Preparing legal documents for court filings
- Organizing and Coordinating law office activities
- In some cases, investigative work.
What Career Options are Available as a Paralegal?
- Defense Law Firms
- Corporate Law Firms
- International Law Firms
- Government Agencies
- Banks & Financial Institutions
- And Much More
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Paralegals is projected to grow 12% in the US from 2020 to 2030.1
What You Will Learn in a Paralegal Program
- Law office terminology and typical procedural edict.
- Legal research and writing techniques.
- Civil litigation, torts, probate, criminal and family law basics.
- Mock depositions to sharpen skills and become familiar with the courtroom environment.
Why Choose Our College?
- Making student success our #1 priority.
- Designing courses that develop critical skill sets and expanding our student’s knowledge base for a life-time career.
- Ensuring that the skills businesses need are the skills we teach.
- Offering affordable programs that typically take less time to complete and have smaller class sizes than those of other schools.
- Offering on-campus, hybrid, and completely online diploma and degree programs that provide more flexibility to fit your life-style.
- Having the best career services team that has done the networking for you with numerous local employers and are here to help.
All of us at Stautzenberger College are here to help you succeed, whether it’s our free tutoring, helpful financial aid options, or connecting you with businesses for that great job. We are here to prepare you for quick entry into the workforce.
Financial Aid available to those who qualify.
Program length – 10 months
100% of the program is online
Offered at Campuses Near Cleveland and Toledo
This program is offered at both of our campus locations, making it convenient for people in both the greater Cleveland area and the greater Toledo area. Our Brecksville campus is located just minutes from downtown Cleveland. The Maumee campus sits just southwest of downtown Toledo.
After you complete the Paralegal Diploma Program, you could continue with our online, 7-month Paralegal Associate Degree completion program. That's only 17 months total to get an associate degree.
1https://www.onetonline.org/link/localtrends/23-2011.00?st=OH&g=Go, retrieved 1/10/2022.