The Legal Studies Associate Degree (AD) from the American Public University (APU) stresses effective writing and communication, legal reasoning, critical thinking, interpersonal and organizational management, and proper legal research practices—all necessary skills for roles as a paralegal; compliance official; jury consultant; legal administrator; victim advocate; or specialist in legal analytics, legal data security, and legal software engineering.
Preparing you to provide ethical service and leadership, APU’s associate degree in legal studies online program will also support your quest to bridge the public’s ability to access justice.
What You Will Do
- Apply legal research and writing skills in realistic legal contexts
- Develop critical thinking and legal analytical skills
- Demonstrate proficiency with law office equipment and software
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- Real Estate Law
- Criminal Law and Procedure for the Paralegal
- Legal Research and Writing
- Civil Practice and Procedure
- Legal Ethics
- 2 months
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Courses Start Monthly
DisciplinesCriminal Law Civil & Private Law Legal Studies View 10 other Masters in Civil & Private Law in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e., GED).
- Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
National285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
$250 with military grant
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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