Paralegal Studies

Paralegal Studies

The Paralegal Studies Program offers a 24 academic-unit certificate intended to prepare students for employment as a paralegal for various legal sectors. Students are introduced to the fundamentals of the paralegal profession to enhance the ability to reason, understand and apply correct principles of law by teaching analytical and critical thinking skills.

The program is taught by attorneys and paralegals who have practical experience in the field and satisfies all educational requirements required by California law. As such, you will gain the legal knowledge and skills to land a paralegal job in any state.

Program Curriculum

 
Contact Us

Cheryl Mackey
Faculty
Phone 510.723.6973
Email cmackey@chabotcollege.edu
Building & room Building 400, room 402J - 1st fl

Career Outlook


SalaryMedian annual salary
$58,287

 
 

Employment growthJob Growth
18%

Career Paths


  • Paralegal
  • Legal Assistants
  • Law/Court Clerks