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Institute for Paralegal Studies


The Certificate in Paralegal Studies at the Water Tower Campus requires successful completion of 12 courses (24 credit hours):

Required Foundation Courses (7 courses; 14 credit hours)

Concentration Courses (3 courses; 6 credit hours)

Choose one of the following concentrations:

Civil Litigation

Corporate/Commercial Transactions

Corporate/Real Estate

Electives (2 courses; 4 credit hours)

Choose two of the following courses:

Transfer Credit

The Institute may accept up to 6 credit hours of coursework done elsewhere, subject to the following restrictions:

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies is designed for adults who wish to develop their skills, obtain a degree or engage in life long learning.  Contact us with any questions you may have about paralegal certificate requirements.


Institute for Paralegal Studies
Loyola University Chicago · 820 N. Michigan Ave. · Lewis Towers 621 · Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312.915-6820 · Fax: 312.915.6508 · E-mail: paralegal@luc.edu

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