The body of knowledge required to effectively perform legal support services can only come from a formal education in paralegal studies. As attorneys, corporations and government agencies work within an increasingly complex legal framework, the level of responsibility they expect paralegals to be able to take on has also increased. Law offices and other employers in Arizona have come to rely on paralegals with the kind of expertise that can only come from earning a certificate or degree in paralegal studies.
- The online Master of Legal Studies program from top-20 ranked Washington University School of Law is designed for non-lawyers who would benefit from legal training. The MLS can be completed in as little as one year. No GRE/LSAT required to apply.
- The online Master of Legal Studies program from Pepperdine Law teaches professionals from a variety of fields the fundamental legal skills they need to better execute their law-related responsibilities. No GRE or LSAT scores are required to apply.
- The online Master of Legal Studies from American University equips students with fundamental legal training and industry-specific knowledge. Students attend online classes and an in-person immersion in Washington, D.C. Complete in as few as 15 months. No GRE or LSAT required.
Fresh out of high school and eager to begin your career as a paralegal? Already been holding it down and ruling the law firm with your paralegal mastery, but looking to take your career to the next level by specializing in a specific area of law?
Choosing a paralegal program that’s going to help you reach your goals is a big decision. And, with such a large selection of options available, we understand that making that decision can be totally overwhelming.
What we’ve done here is simplify things a bit by listing our top picks for schools with online programs or a campus presence in Arizona. Our selections are entirely based on the quality of the school and the programs they offer. That’s why our curated list only includes schools that have received regional or national accreditation.
Many of the school you’ll find here do offer exclusively online programs. Request information to learn more about tuition costs and delivery options.