Paralegal Studies Certificate

Paralegals are trained specialists who, under the supervision of an attorney, perform a wide variety of legal tasks. These tasks may include legal research, law office management and preparation of legal documents. Only an attorney may provide legal services directly to the public.

The Paralegal Studies Certificate is designed for the person who already has a college degree – Associate’s, Bachelor’s or higher. The Program is approved by the American Bar Association and the College is a member of the American Association for Paralegal Education.

Students can also earn the Associate in Applied Science which prepares graduates for employment in:

  • Law Offices
  • Corporate Legal Departments,
  • Legal Services Corporations
  • State Government Offices
  • Title Companies
  • Federal and State Courts.

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Paralegal Studies Certificate 31 Credits

Department Contact Information

Contact Name: Theresa Orosz, Interim Chairperson
Contact Phone: 732.906.2526
Contact Email: TOrosz@middlesexcc.edu
Department Web: https://www.middlesexcc.edu/business-and-computer-science

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