Our American Bar Association-approved Paralegal Studies degree program, which is the only ABA-approved bachelor's paralegal degree program in the Philadelphia area, gives you the foundation for a successful legal career. The program is led by legal experts
who work closely with the legal community at the local, regional and national levels. That means coursework is closely targeted to the demands of a constantly evolving industry.
Our American Bar Association-approved program is designed to give you a practical legal foundation and the skills needed for a successful career.
Peirce’s paralegal certificate program is made up of 10 specialty courses that can be completed in one academic year. Plus, most many of the Paralegal Certificate courses are available online, on campus or a combination of both to fit with your busy schedule. Students take four foundational classes on campus, and the rest of the courses in the program are offered in the Peirce Fit® format, so you can choose online or on campus, or a mix of both! Graduates of our partially online Paralegal Certificate program are prepared to work as a paralegal or continue on to law school. and work toward earning an advanced degree.
Peirce gives you flexible degree options. We also offer associate and bachelor’s degree programs in Paralegal Studies.
Ready to advance your legal career? Learn more about why Peirce's Paralegal Studies Certificate might be the right program to help you do it; apply today to take your first step toward a rewarding
and fulfilling career.