Legal Studies

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Career Ready with our ABA approved Legal Studies Minor/Paralegal Certificate Program

Our Legal Studies minor/paralegal certificate program is approved by the American Bar Association (ABA). This is ideal for students who wish to increase their appreciation for the importance of law and prepare for legal careers in both the public and private sectors. Students who successfully complete the Legal Studies minor automatically earn an ABA-approved certificate in Paralegal Studies that is the educational requirement to work as a paralegal. This certificate is earned at no additional cost. 

Transfer students are welcome into this program. Learn more about transferring to Molloy, including transfer guidelines, articulation agreements and funding opportunities.