Legal Studies Degrees

A degree in Legal Studies prepares individuals for a challenging and excited career in the legal arena. The curriculum is pertinent for work in a variety of legal settings that use paralegals and focuses on fundamental knowledge, skills and ethical principles. Legal Studies programs address the processes, organization and function of the lawmaking institutions in the American legal system, as well as governing rules of legal ethics. It emphasizes legal analysis, writing and drafting and legal research.

Courses in Legal Studies typically include:

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Contract Law
  • Employment Law Fundamentals
  • Evidence Law
  • Legal Secretary
  • Negotiating Skills

Careers in Legal Studies include appraisers, attorneys, auditors, bar examiners, contract writers, court clerks, insurance claim adjusters, judges, law clerk and mediators.

Prepare for a dynamic career assisting attorneys with legal research, interviewing clients and managing cases in the fast-paced legal system! features the best online colleges and universities.

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Bachelors Degrees in Legal Studies

Online Masters Degrees in Legal Studies

Undergraduate Certificates in Legal Studies

Associate Degrees in Legal Studies

PhD Degrees in Legal Studies