Associate of Applied Science in Paralegal Studies
Rockford Career College

Program Details

The online AAS in Paralegal Studies degree program from Rockford Career College provides students with the opportunity to continue their paralega/legal secretary studies beyond the diploma level. A combination of courses in general and core subjects prepares students for success in law offices by exploring topics such as:

  • Administrative Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Human Resources Law
  • Criminal Law


  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Digital Learning Readiness Assessment
  • Must be at least 17 years of age
  • Must have 54 quarter credit hours in a paralegal concentration or be a graduate of a paralegal-related field program (i.e., Paralegal, Legal Secretary, Legal Assistant, etc.)
  • Certificate/diploma or coursework must have been completed at an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and confirmed with official transcripts in English
  • Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher from the previous educational institution

School Accreditation Statement

Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges