Paralegal Studies Certificate
Earn an online Paralegal Studies Certificate from the University of Tennessee Center for Professional Education & Lifelong Learning that prepares you to effectively navigate the legal system and help lawyers and clients argue their cases.
The job market for paralegals and legal assistants is expected to grow 14% by 2030.*
*Source: Burning Glass
Four starts per year
Finish in 14 weeks
Fully asynchronous coursework with optional live sessions
No prior professional or academic legal experience required
With the help of instructors with decades of legal experience, you will conceptualize a case from start to finish, gain a deep understanding of legal research and writing, and learn the ins and outs of law office administration.
Our online Paralegal Studies Certificate program curriculum can be completed asynchronously on a part-time schedule (14 weeks) with optional, live virtual sessions to get your questions answered.
Start your journey toward a necessary and rewarding career, and learn more about the UT online Paralegal Studies Certificate today.
This course gave me a deeper understanding and appreciation of the huge role a paralegal plays in the success of every lawyer he or she serves.
Henrietta Brazal, 2023 Program Graduate
Our Paralegal Studies Certificate program combines quality, affordability, and flexibility to give working professionals the opportunity to earn a comprehensive education in just 14 weeks. The next session begins October 2, 2023.