Paralegal Specialist Certificates - Online

If you’re a working paralegal who wants to enhance your knowledge of specialized areas of law, this online program is for you.

Current specialist fields include

  • Administrative Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Employment Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Juvenile Law
  • Media and Entertainment Law
  • Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning
  • Worker’s Compensation Law

Learning more about specific fields will both increase your value to your current employer and expand your career opportunities in this rapidly growing field.

Logistics:

As this is an online course, you may register and start at any time. Upon registration, you have four months to complete each program, though you may request extensions with a written request in writing and continuous progress in the program.

You earn your certificate upon completion of the course.

Prerequisite:

  • UNLV Paralegal Certificate (or an equivalent certificate),
  • a degree in paralegal studies, or
  • a combination of a college degree in any area of study and legal work experience

Cost:

Each class is $1,995. Textbooks average $200 per course.You have four months to complete each program. Upon completion, you will receive a UNLV certificate awarding 7.2 CEUs.

Submit unofficial transcripts or copies of certificates and history of legal work experience. That documentation should be mailed to: 
            Paralegal Program Coordinator
            4505 S Maryland Parkway
            Box 451019
            Las Vegas, NV  89154-1019
            Fax 895-4195