Online Paralegal Bachelor's Degree Program

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Legal Assistant/Paralegal prepares graduates, under the guidance of an attorney, to interview, gather, review and analyze factual situations; research, prepare and interpret legal documents; and conduct day-to-day operations in a legal office. Graduates may find employment in legal offices, state and federal government agencies, corporate legal departments, insurance companies and legal aid societies.

This program includes courses in:

  • Introduction To Paralegal
  • Legal Research And Writing I, II
  • Civil Litigation I, II
  • Torts
  • Contract Law
  • Family Law
  • Law Office Management
  • Rules Of Evidence
  • Legal Ethics And Social Responsibility
  • Oral Communications
  • Report Writing

Paralegals may not provide legal services directly to the public, except as permitted by law.



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  • For information on graduation rates, the median debt of students who complete this program and more, please view the Paralegal (Bachelor's) - Everest University Tampa - Online Programs.
  • Everest University Tampa - Online Programs Completion rates for this program*:
    • For those part-time students who enrolled in this program July 1, 2003 - June 30, 2004, 12.7% completed within 200% of the program length. (Calculation utilized - number of full-time students in enrollment cohort who completed within 200% program length, divided by the number of full-time students in enrollment cohort)
    • For those part-time students who enrolled in this program July 1, 2003 - June 30, 2004, 0% completed within 300% of the program length. (Calculation utilized - number of full-time students in enrollment cohort who completed within 300% program length, divided by the number of full-time students in enrollment cohort)
    • No students enrolled full-time in the enrollment cohort July 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010, or the program was not offered during this period.

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