Associate of Applied Science in Paralegal/Legal Assistant
Central Texas College

Program Details

Central Texas offers an online paralegal degree, the Associate of Applied Science in Paralegal/Legal Assistant, for those planning on entering the workforce immediately after earning this degree without continuing on to a bachelor’s degree program.  This online paralegal associate degree provides all the knowledge and skills you will need to be successful in the field while offering the flexibility you need to meet your other personal and professional obligations while learning.  The curriculum consists of a wide variety of course topics, touching on many subjects and skills beneficial to those helping attorneys.  Courses include:

  • Legal Research and Writing
  • Law Office Technology
  • Criminal Law and Procedures
  • Civil Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Proofreading and Editing

Even though you may be learning at a distance, CTC is committed to ensuring your learning experience meets or exceeds those found in on-campus programs.  Instructors use various tools to maximize your engagement with course material and the courses are designed to promote interaction with your instructor and peers.  Plus, online math and writing tutoring are available 24/7 and included with tuition!

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Central Texas College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score