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Broward Community College

Pursue a career in the paralegal field

For students looking for a career in a law-related field as a paraprofessional, the Legal Assisting (Paralegal Studies) Associate in Science Degree, offered at the South and North Campuses, is available. Students are eligible to work under the supervision of an attorney, after they successfully complete the program, as a legal assistant. Law firms, legal departments of major corporations, government agencies at all levels, real estate departments of large businesses, trust departments of banks, brokerage houses, and insurance companies all employ legal assistants.

The American Bar Association has accepted this program.





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