Legal and Paralegal Studies

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The ABA approved Legal & Paralegal Studies Program is offered for paralegal education and provides course work and practical experiences designed to develop the knowledge and communication skills necessary for contribution to the legal profession. Paralegals may not provide legal services directly to the public, except as provided by law. Students must take at least 9 semester credits of legal specialty courses through synchronous delivery (i.e., either through traditional face to face classroom instruction or interactive video technology instruction).

Bachelor of Science in Legal & Paralegal Studies

Paralegal studies is a four year area of studies, offering students the knowledge and skills that they need to succeed. Serves as a great pre-law track. Learn more

Associate of Applied Science in Legal & Paralegal Studies

The University of Toledo also offers a two year associate's degree program in paralegal studies, where students have the opportunity to gain the skills needed to perform successfully in a legal clerical environment. Learn more

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Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Legal & Paralegal Studies

Students looking to pursue paralegal studies can find an exceptional opportunity at the University of Toledo. Our post-baccalaureate program will provide students with an unparalleled education. Learn more

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The Paralegal Program is an excellent pre-law track. Learn more


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Nurse Paralegal

Registered nurses seeking the ability to work as a nurse paralegal will find an excellent program within the University of Toledo. Learn more

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Minor in Legal Specialties

This minor is designed to give the student an overview of the legal profession and includes an introductory survey course, a case law study course, and a legal practice course. Learn more



Last Updated: 7/27/23