Become a Paralegal in just ONE year!
- Classes are held every other weekend so you can work full-time while earning your certificate in 1 year.
- CSM’s Paralegal Post-Baccalaureate Certificate is the only program in the region where all major courses are taught by licensed attorneys.
- 100% of College of Saint Mary’s Post-Baccalaureate Certificate graduates are typically employed in the legal field within six months of graduation.
- Our American Bar Association approved Paralegal Post-Baccalaureate Certificate includes 26 credits offered in a flexible delivery method.
- CSM faculty are well-connected to the legal community and knowledgeable about the latest trends in the profession.
- Students receive instruction in online legal research services, electronic discovery and law practice management software.
- We offer small class sizes and one-to-one attention from caring and knowledgeable professors.
- This certificate is accredited by the America Bar Association.
|Start Date||Fall semester|
|Program Length||1 year|
|Class Size||12 students in each cohort|
The paralegal profession is growing! Jobs for paralegals are predicted to increase by 22% through 2022. CSM graduates have received employment offers from top law firms and corporations, many times prior to graduation.