Learn legal concepts and gain the communication skills necessary to be successfully employed in the legal community as a paralegal or legal assistant. Gain practical experience by working in the legal field as part of the completion of the paralegal degree program.

Complete this course 100% online

Why choose this program?
  • Taught by attorneys and highly experienced paralegals
  • Become career ready for high-demand jobs

In the paralegal program:

  • Gain up to 400 hours of on-the-job experience to practice applying your skills
  • Over 90% of students are employed before they graduate

Scholarships Available


Degrees & Certificates

>Paralegal Studies – A.A.S. Degree

>Legal Assistant – One-year Certificate

Career Opportunities

Success at UCC

  • "Everything was online. Canvas was very easy to use, and I was able to make those connections with other classmates and discussion groups."
    Alexander Quirarte
    UCCOnline Paralegal Student
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More program info

Program description, outcomes and requirements are located in the Course Catalog.

Money for college

Between scholarships, grants, work study, and loans, students like you can qualify for thousands of dollars to help them reach their education goals.

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