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Paralegal Studies

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School of Graduate and Professional Studies

A paralegal studies major is designed for students who wish to pursue a career as a paralegal/legal assistant. This baccalaureate program provides a unique academic curriculum, composed of legal and professional education built on a liberal arts foundation.   

You will develop the skills necessary to perform substantive legal work that requires knowledge of legal concepts, as well as skills for critical thinking, organization, legal research, legal writing, interviewing and investigation, technology and oral communication.

Learning Environment

Our Lincoln campus is specifically designed to serve our adult nontraditional - undergraduate, graduate and non-degree-seeking students. We are proud to meet the needs and objectives of students who have to juggle a college education with responsibilities as career professionals and parents.
As a student here, you'll discover:

  • A rich selection of degree and course options, including some of the most relevant graduate programs in Nebraska.
  • Faculty who combine impressive academic qualifications with extensive professional experience.
  • Small, conveniently scheduled classes and a curriculum flexible enough to meet your individual needs.

A friendly community where you can make lifelong connections with classmates from a wide variety of professional and personal backgrounds.