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Associate of Science in Paralegal

Program Details

The Paralegal Associate's can help you move into a paralegal career quickly, with the knowledge and experience you need. Designed to give you a top-tier education, the Paralegal Associate's lets you earn your Associate's and complete an internship in the process. The advanced curriculum has been designed following published recommendations from the American Bar Association (ABA), the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) and others. The curriculum will help develop your legal research skills through the use of Westlaw and Lexis Nexis, the most well-known legal research services available. The experienced instructors ensure you get the guidance you need for a successful career, working with you to develop the skills employers value in job candidates. After you graduate, you can take the National Certified Legal Assistant/Paralegal Examination (CLA/CP Exam) and become a certified paralegal. Rasmussen College even covers the application fee for our graduates.

Completion time is dependent on transfer credits accepted and courses completed each term.


  • High school diploma, or equivalent

Accreditation & Licensing

Rasmussen College is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. | 800-621-7440.


This program is not authorized for residents of: Puerto Rico, American Samoa, or N. Mariana Islands.