Paralegal

Undergraduate Certificate

Finger Lakes Community College

  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    27
  • Degree Level
    Undergraduate Certificate
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your certificate degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

Pursue your career goal of becoming a paralegal and get the education you need to prepare for entry-level employment in this rewarding field with FLCC's Paralegal certificate program.
 
If you hold an associate degree or higher college degree, our program will fast-track you into the job market and prepare you for successful employment opportunities upon graduation. Throughout your studies, you'll experience a core of paralegal courses that focuses on legal theory, practical legal skills, and experiential learning in industry-standard office environments.
 
As a Paralegal student, you will develop a thorough understanding of the United States court system, and you will learn the many areas of substantive law. In the classroom, you'll engage in assignments and projects that are identical to documents and court filings that are drafted by working paralegals.
 
Combined with your classroom experience, you'll complete your certificate with a capstone course that will either feature an interns
 

What's a certificate?
Certificates are usually one year in length and lead directly to employment. They consist of a focused series of courses and are typically found at Community Colleges.

How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee (if applicable)
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records
  7. APPLY NOW

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