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Paralegal Studies

Earn your Associate degree in Paralegal Studies - at home, at your own pace.

There are certain skills you need to begin a career as a Paralegal professional. With Penn Foster's distance learning, you can earn your Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies quickly and conveniently. Learn valuable skills with these courses and more:

  • Legal Terminology and Thinking Skills
  • Interpersonal Communications and Ethics
  • Legal Writing and Research
  • Civil and Criminal Litigation
  • Family Law, Real Estate Law, Wills and Estates

And you’ll earn your online Paralegal degree at home – no classroom needed! This Penn Foster College program is like having your own personal paralegal college.

Start a rewarding new career in the growing Paralegal field.

Why earn an Associate Degree from Penn Foster College? With the right credentials, you can:

  • Enter a field where careers are expected to grow 18% by 2020.*
  • Work for private law firms or government agencies.
  • Work for a real estate agency, bank, or in the legal department of a large corporation.

As the need for legal services grows, attorneys turn to paralegals to help provide the services requested by their increasing number of clients. This means more opportunity for you!

Respected and Accredited
Earn your Degree from an institution that has been nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council since 1957. When you enroll at Penn Foster College, you can be certain of receiving high-quality education that will help you get where you want to go.

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There's never been a better time to start working toward a new career or business of your own. And you can start immediately – today if you want.

Affordable Tuition
At Penn Foster, you can train for a new career at a price that won't break the bank.
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*Growth figures represent a ten-year period ending 2020. Source: "Occupational Outlook Handbook," a publication of the U.S. Department of Labor. Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.

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