Welcome to the Brookline College Associate of Science – Paralegal Studies Degree (ASPS). Congratulations on your decision to commence your career in the legal world! At Brookline, we understand that a solid foundation in legal practices can be the difference between a job and your career. Because of this understanding, the Brookline program is designed to teach theory, practice, and management, to make you the most valuable to future employers. Additionally, we recognize the importance of an education in general studies. Therefore, we have developed our program to incorporate both the basics of a general education with the critical elements of an Associates degree in Paralegal Studies. Click here to view our catalog.
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What will you learn at Brookline?
You may choose to pursue your paralegal studies at our Tucson, AZ, campus. Our paralegal degree program is designed to provide students with a strong knowledge base in legal concepts, theory and management. Students will develop knowledge and skills in areas such as legal research, family law, criminal law, legal forms and procedures, torts & litigation, legal writing, law office management and more.
Upon graduation, you will have the foundation to contribute to your employer in the areas of:
Legal Research & Writing
Torts & Litigation
Law Office Management
Starting your Career!
Graduates of the ASPS program at Brookline College will be prepared to function in entry-level positions in various legal settings such as courts, law firms, insurance offices, or corporate legal divisions having skills in legal research, office skills, professional ethics, legal writing, analysis of case law, and communication.
The presence of trained, flexible and highly qualified paralegals can be an important factor within a successful law firm. As the market becomes more competitive in this field, it is increasingly imperative that every candidate get a strong education and background in legal studies. The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that paralegal jobs will experience an 18% growth rate between 2010 and 2020, yielding almost 47,000 new paralegal careers in the space!*
Additionally, our dedicated career services department as well as our network in the local community will ensure that you receive every available opportunity to interview for and attain the right job to move your career forward.
If you are interested in Brookline College’s paralegal degree program at our Tucson, AZ, campus location, fill out the form on this page and we will send you more information.