USC Paralegal Certificate Program

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Upcoming Programs

Online Program
July 11, 2016 – December 21, 2016

  • Meets Mon/Wed
  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

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Classroom Program
September 10, 2016 - February 25, 2017

  • Meets Saturday
  • 9:00am – 4:00pm

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Tuition for the Paralegal Certificate is $4,995 (includes all textbooks or e-textbooks).


Five reasons to earn your Paralegal Certificate at the University of South Carolina!

  1. Now you can earn your Paralegal Certificate from USC - in the classroom or online!
  2. All instructors are licensed, practicing attorneys selected for their legal expertise and teaching ability.
  3. 90% of South Carolina’s practicing attorneys graduated from USC’s School of Law. Their alumni ties are strong and improve our graduates’ employability.
  4. USC requires an undergraduate degree or equivalent experience for admission, ensuring that graduates are competitive for employment.

  5. We provide career development opportunities, such as resume writing and interviewing skills, to help you enter the legal field with confidence.

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Look inside the most successful law firms and you'll find skilled, credentialed, capable paralegal professionals. For years, the paralegal profession has ranked among the fastest growing professions in the U.S. Earning a certificate in paralegal studies shows employers a commitment to the profession and a mastery of essential legal skills and knowledge. The Paralegal Certificate Program at USC prepares ambitious individuals to enter the growing South Carolina legal community with the confidence and credentials to succeed.

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