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Paralegal Studies

You're interested in the law and helping people is important to you. You are tech-savvy, love details, deadlines, and you know how to keep all the spinning plates moving without fail.

If this is you, pursuing a degree or certificate in paralegal studies may give you the intellectual challenge you desire. Paralegals make up a significant sector of careers in the law field. In demand and growing, a paralegal can choose to specialize in any area of the law that interests them most.

At Harford Community College, we offer a paralegal studies degree and certificate option that can prepare you for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree or gain employment in the field.

Harford's small, student-centered, and flexible learning class options are the ideal learning environment for your paralegal studies.



With a degree or certificate in paralegal studies at Harford, you can prepare for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree. If you already have an associate's or bachelor's degree and you have the desire to work as a paralegal, you can earn a certificate that can help you to secure employment in the field.

Top Transfer Schools
  • Stevenson University
  • University of Baltimore
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Potential Careers
  • Corporate Paralegal
  • Real Estate and Title Insurance Paralegal
  • Public Defender Paralegal
  • Paralegal within a Non-Government Organization
  • Judicial Paralegal
  • Government Paralegal
  • Nursing Paralegal
  • Law Firm Paralegal


You've taken your first step into a larger world of possibility for you and your future. Now is the time! Reach out and apply, request more information, or visit our campus.