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School of Legal Studies

Associates Degree inParalegal Studies

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yellow-ribbon-program1Earn your Associates Degree in

Paralegal Studies

in as little as 15 months!

The Associates Paralegal Degree program at the Platt College School of Legal Studies provides graduates with the practical skills and detailed knowledge of legal procedure necessary to succeed in today’s increasingly sophisticated legal environment.

Our comprehensive curriculum focuses on key legal areas such as: Criminal Law, Research and Writing, Civil Litigation, Contracts, Family Law, Torts, Legal Writing, Legal Terminology, Paralegal Ethics, and Computerized Office Environment.

Available at these Platt College campuses

The Associates and Bachelors programs in Paralegal Studies are available at the following Platt College campuses:

Paralegals may not provide legal services directly to the public, except as permitted by law.

Our Legal Studies Courses

CJ245 - Forensics

Forensic science applies scientific methodology to crime scene…

CJ215 - Juvenile Justice

This course examines prevalent patterns of juvenile delinquency,…

CJ175 - Criminology

This course will focus on an overview of criminology issues.…

CJ165 - Criminal Law

This course will be an overview of the criminal justice system…

CJ155 - Private Security

This course describes the history and the development of the…

CJ145 - Corrections

This course will examine the historical development and present…

Browse the entire Legal Studies Course Directory.

What Our Graduates Say

Tricia Carrillo

My experience at Platt College as a Paralegal student was memorable. I received my Associates and Bachelor degree here. The professors in the Paralegal program are very knowledgeable and work in the field. Real stories and experiences from the professors were great to hear. I learned a lot in this program and appreciate the knowledge they gave me to succeed in my future career. I would recommend Platt College to anyone interested in this degree.

Tricia CarrilloClass of 2011Paralegal Studies
Alma Perez

What I liked best about attending Platt College was the enthusiasm the instructors displayed about the courses. This type of environment helps motivate individuals to learn and be educated.

Alma PerezClass of 2009School of Legal Studies

Serving Southern California for over 30 years

Serving the Greater Los Angeles, Orange County and Inland Empire areas for over 30 years, Platt College offers degree programs to train graduates for careers in the legal, medical, and creative fields.

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