Associate of Applied Business in Legal Assisting
University of Northwestern Ohio

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Business in Legal Assisting program prepares students to assist attorneys as paralegals, performing legal work under the supervision of an attorney.  Students will learn about black letter law and how to apply that legal knowledge in real world practice, gaining an understanding of the legal research process.  You will learn about a variety of legal subjects including litigation, probate law, family law, criminal law, real estate law, contract law, juvenile law, legal research and writing, and legal ethics.


  • Official high school transcripts
  • Official college transripts, if applicable
  • ACT, SAT, or placement test scores

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission