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Paralegal Studies from Loyola University Chicago allows students with a minimum of 15-semester credits in paralegal studies to improve their skills and career opportunities by earning a bachelor’s degree. 

Overview

At Paralegal Studies from Loyola University Chicago students who have earned associate degrees in paralegal studies will likely find this degree program to be their most expeditious route to a bachelor’s degree. Students select one of the practice tracks and develop skills in that practice area as well as legal research, analysis, and writing, legal ethics and law office technology.

Students at Paralegal Studies from Loyola University Chicago will:

  • Acquire a credential from Loyola’s well-regarded Institute for Paralegal Studies that will open doors to their career success in the legal community.
  • Earn a specialized certificate in Litigation that will refine their paralegal skills to meet the demands of the modern legal workplace.
  • Enhance their general knowledge and improve their ability to respond to the challenges of contemporary society through courses in the University’s Core Curriculum.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Topics in American Law
  • Advanced Legal Analysis & Writing 
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Legal Research & Writing 
  • Legal Ethics
  • Law Office Computer Applications
  • Civil Litigation 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Official transcripts from all prior institutions
  • 2.0 GPA or higher and in good standing at all prior institutions
  • If you have completed less than 20 credits of college work, please submit all high school transcripts or transcript evaluations.
  • If your native language is not English and/or if your primary language of instruction has not been English, you will be required to submit proof of English Proficiency. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    48100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24050 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    48100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24050 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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