Frequently Asked Question(s)
Q:My search about paralegals with MBA’s mentioned a course on environmental law. What is included in this course?
A:Environmental law would be mentioned when searching for paralegals with MBA's. This course is worth 3 credit hours and discusses the federal and state environmental policies and law. This course guides the students in the roles of government, administrative and private agencies. Environmental law also discusses the ethical issues involved in detail. More information about this course is available on our website.
Q:Can you please tell me the general coursework for a master in paralegal studies program?
A:A master in paralegal studies degree program generally includes courses in legal research and writing, American jurisprudence, corporations and contracts law, government contracts law, administrative law, international litigation, intellectual property law as well as international trade and finance. The exact coursework varies from program to program and from school to school.
Q:What admission requirements do I need for a master in paralegal studies?
A:Admission requirements for a paralegal master degree will vary from school to school. However, in most cases, to pursue a master degree the student must hold a bachelor's degree from an institute recognized by regional accreditation agencies. Most universities will require an application form, resume, statement of purpose and transcripts of prior education. These requirements are standardized for online and on-campus degrees.
Q:How can I do a paralegal master programs online?
A:There are over 500 schools in the US offering paralegal master's programs online. You will need to search online to see which one will be suited to you. You will be asked to fill an application and provide your transcripts to the institution and if you fit their admission criteria you can begin your online paralegal masters online. Normally you should have a bachelor degree in a related field of study to pursue a master's degree.
Q:How long will it take me to complete the Masters in Paralegal Studies?
A:The paralegal studies master's degree can be completed within one to three years. However, with online degree options available students can also choose to stretch out their degree's duration. The Masters in Paralegal Studies is a graduate level degree which requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree in a related computer subject in order to enroll.
Q:How long is the Masters Degree in Paralegal Studies?
A:The Masters Degree In Paralegal Studies is a graduate degree program which can take anywhere between one to three years to complete. Student's of this master's degree may choose to pursue the degree online in order to avoid the costs related to commuting to college/university. With online education, students can also choose to slightly change the structure and duration of the degree.