Certificate in Paralegal Studies
Hampton University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Paralegal Studies program prepares students for immediate employment in the field.  The curriculum prepares those in the legal profession to perform as paralegals under the supervision of an attorney in public or private practice, corporate or governmental law, and other judicial agencies.  You will take courses including:
  • Law in Society
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Torts and Personal Injury
  • Criminal Law


  • A high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Essay
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA (transfer students)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges