Paralegal Studies Certificate
Massachusetts Bay Community College

Program Details

The online Paralegal Studies Certificate program is designed for students who plan to do legal work under the supervision of a licensed attorney.  The curriculum prepares students through a combination of business, liberal arts, and legal courses.  Students will learn to prepare and draft legal documents, investigate and research legal issues, interview clients and witnesses, and render practical procedural assistance in law-related matters.


  • Official final high school transcript, copy of high school diploma, copy of GED/HiSET certificate, or official college transcript indicating an associate degree or higher
  • Accuplacer assessment test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education