About the program
This certificate program is designed for individuals who are seeking a career change and the skill set for a successful transition into the paralegal profession. The Duke Online Paralegal Program is a 300-hour course of study designed to train students in the aspects of the profession most in demand and most desired by attorneys.
This program is offered entirely online, as a self-paced program. There are no specific due dates or deadlines for assignments or exams. However, students must complete the coursework in its entirely within one year.
A minimum of a US level two-year associate degree is required for application for this program.
About professional certificates
Whether you are looking to upgrade skills in your current field or looking for training in a whole new area, our Professional Certificates can help you take that next step on your career track. Our programs are designed with the needs of working adults in mind, with evening and weekend class sessions and at a moderate cost. Join an energetic, committed peer network in classes taught by seasoned professionals and gain a credential that makes you stand out in today’s changing and competitive workplace.