Paralegal Certificate
Mount Wachusett Community College

Program Details

The online Paralegal Certificate program prepares students for paralegal positions in legal settings where students will assist attorneys with legal tasks under that attorney’s supervision.  The program develops competencies in substantive and procedural law, communication skills, and the ability to think analytically and logically.  You will be able to draft basic legal documents, perform pre-trial tasks, exhibit administrative and employment skills applicable in a law office setting, and perform legal analysis, research, and writing.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • Placement test or necessary prerequisites, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education