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Paralegal Studies Certificate

Develop the skills you need to succeed as a paralegal 100% online

Participants can now enroll in a fully online paralegal certificate program through a partnership with CSU East Bay. The program prepares aspiring paralegals like you for positions at some of the most sought-after practices. Get practical hands-on instruction for legal skills like investigation, case preparation, document drafting, interviewing, and research from legal experts and practicing attorneys. Earn your certificate from one of the first American Bar Association (ABA)-approved programs in the East Bay and stand out from the competition. By completing the Paralegal Studies Certificate Program, participants can increase their earning potential and open doors to some of California’s most prestigious law firms.

At a Glance

Total Courses


Course Sessions

8 Weeks

Completion Time

12 Months

Admission Cycle

Fall, Spring


Fully Online

Total Units

32 Units



Application Period Closes

Fall 2024 - Aug. 1