Our ABA approved program prepares student to work as a paralegal in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors. Join us today to prepare for a highly supportive academic experience and rewarding career! Read on check out our FAQs to learn more.

ABA approved paralegal program

Enroll in our ABA-approved program today!

  • develop the skills you need to excel as a legal professional,
  • earn a Certificate of Achievement which provides a head start on the road to employment,
  • fulfill the requirments for an Associate Degree to complete the path for transfer to a four-year institution,
  • prepare for law school.

NOTE:  Paralegal graduates cannot give legal advice, appear in court, or otherwise engage in the unauthorized practice of law.                        The practice of law by non-attorneys is strictly prohibited by law.

SYNCHRONOUS LEARNING REQUIREMENT

As an ABA approved program students must to take at least nine semester credits or the equivalent of legal specialty courses through face-to-face instruction on zoom or in the classroom.

Careers and Internships

A job as a paralegal in California can be the start of a career in the fast-paced legal field. Preparation for a career as a paralegal starts with enrollment in a college paralegal program. An internship in a law office, a corporate legal department, or in a government agency offers experience and networking opportunities.

Skyline College’s Paralegal Internship Program provides students the opportunity to build professional connections, develop professional competence, and gain the professional experience needed to qualify for positions in the legal field.

Find more information about Careers and Internships in the Paralegal Studies FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions).

Our Graduates Succeed!

Caroline Barros          Simona Stodulko

Check out Caroline's success story                                  Check out Simona's success story