Paralegal Program 

Associate of Applied Science 


The Associate of Applied Science Paralegal degree is approved by the American Bar Association and designed to train students for careers working as paralegals or legal assistants in law firms, governmental agencies, corporate legal departments, public service organizations, and other institutions. Paralegals work under the supervision of an attorney and are not licensed to practice law.

Legal courses are taught by faculty who represent various aspects of the field of law and hold a high regard for academic and professional integrity. In addition to taking legal courses, an AAS student will satisfy their General Education Requirements.

Program Pathway

An associate degree program designed to prepare students for a career as a paralegal or legal assistant.

Degree Requirements

Career Options

Paralegals are in high demand. Read more about salaries, employment opportunities and more.

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Looking for a professional certification?

Earn your Paralegal-Pro Certificate at TCC, designed for those who already possess an associate or bachelor's degree and wish to enter the legal services profession.  

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