dcsimg
Home  >>  Ohio  >>  Edison State Community College

Edison State Community College

Paralegals are very often delegated by lawyers to take over their responsibilities for legal work. Day by day, legal assistants are handling more and more tasks in the nation's legal offices and deal with the legal issue as lawyers. They are constantly preparing for hearings and trials, drafting documents, and searching records even if they are not allowed to handle tasks that are considered to be the practice of law. Normally they must not set legal fees, offer legal advice, establish the attorney-client relationship and present cases in court.

The Edison's Paralegal Studies program is teaching you to provide the lawyer with the best professional and ethical aid that's in your power.

Under constant supervision of an attorney, the paralegal will deal with several substantive tasks that can be fulfilled efficiently with technical skill competence.

In this field you can work as an: legal assistant, documents clerk, mortgage manager, claim examiner, child support enforcement worker, law office manager, legal technician, paralegal, paralegal manager, patent agent, title examiner, law librarian abstractor, or subrogation specialist

In 2000, more than 200,000 people were officially working as paralegals and most of them were working for private law firms. For you to become one of them, you must complete an associate or bachelor's degree programs or a certificate program. For the future, paralegals and legal assistants jobs will exceed the number of any other regular job.





More Paralegal Schools in Ohio



Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.

Searching Searching ...

Matching School Ads
BS in Legal Support and Services - Paralegal Concentration

WELCOME TO KAPLAN UNIVERSITY

Online Education That Fits Your Life

For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.

Globally Renowned Purdue to Acquire Kaplan University

Purdue University, one of the nation's most respected universities, will acquire Kaplan University and create a new, nonprofit, public institution within the Purdue system. Pending regulatory approvals, this exciting transition is expected to take place later this year. This change will be seamless—during the transition, you will still be able to enroll at Kaplan University, earn a high-quality education, and meet your educational and career goals.

  • Online Courses
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Financial Aid
  • Transferable Credits
Associate of Arts: Paralegal Studies
  • Liberty University’s online programs ranked in the top 10 out of more than 2,100 colleges & universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility.*
  • 100% online programs at associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level.**
  • Transfer up to 90 credits into an undergraduate degree program.
  • Up to 50% of your master’s degree can be transferred in to help you get the most out of your hard work and maximize the credit you previously earned.
Show more [+]
  • Accredited
  • Online Courses
  • Financial Aid
  • Transferable Credits
Paralegal Studies (AS)
South University , Cleveland
  • Began in 1899 as Draughon’s Practical Business College.
  • Features campuses that are heavily engaged in their respective communities, providing professional service from students and faculty.
  • Offers financial aid, scholarships, and counseling for both active and post-duty military students.
  • Has 15 campuses across the United States, as well as 4 art institutes in North Carolina and Texas.
  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Show more [+]
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Financial Aid
Certificate: Paralegal (Legal Studies)
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News and World Report in 2015.
  • Founded in 1890, it has a campus in Waterbury, CT and offers online degree program in eight-week modules, six times a year.
  • About 800 students are enrolled at the main campus, and about half of them commute.
  • Online courses help make it possible for students to earn a bachelor’s degree in as little as 24 months and a master’s degree in 12-18 months.
Show more [+]
  • Online Courses
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Accelerated Programs
  • Financial Aid
  • Transferable Credits
AAS Paralegal Studies
  • Several campuses are designated as 2015 Military Friendly Schools by Victory Media.
  • Scholarships and other financial aid opportunities are available for students who qualify.
  • Day, evening, and online classes are available for flexible schedule options.
  • Regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).
  • Founded 160 years ago, it is one of America’s premier private career colleges.
Show more [+]