Programs & Certificates
Whether you are looking to enter the paralegal workforce quickly with the best possible skills or wish to obtain a more in-depth understanding of Paralegal Science, EKU has the degree program for you.
- Paralegal Science (B.A.)
Our Bachelor of Paralegal Science degree program balances the study of law and paralegal skills with a thorough background in the liberal arts. Baccalaureate-level paralegals may look forward to broad employment and professional-school (e.g., law or business school) opportunities.
- Paralegal Studies (A.A.S.)
The Associate in Paralegal Studies degree program is designed to prepare students quickly and effectively to enter the paralegal workforce. Students who choose this program can complete it in as few as 21 months of full-time study.
- Certificate in Paralegal Science (Post-Baccalaureate)
The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program in Paralegal Science is designed for students who already hold a baccalaureate degree in an area other than Paralegal Science. The Certificate Program effectively prepares students to enter the Paralegal workforce within nine months (two semesters) and focuses on practical paralegal skills including legal research, legal administration, and the latest applications of technology in the law office.
- Minor in Paralegal Science
The Minor in Paralegal Science is designed for students wishing to enhance their chosen baccalaureate degree program with a strong background in law and paralegal skills.