Associate's Degree in Paralegal Studies
Associate's Degree in Paralegal Studies - Bakersfield Campus
Looking for a paralegal degree program with career-focused curriculum?
Have you been wondering how to become a paralegal in California? Paralegals are important members of a legal team and work in a variety of public and private environments, including law offices, large corporations and for the government.
The SBBCollege Paralegal program in Bakersfield is designed to comprehensively cover theory and applications of procedures used by paralegals. Paralegal training enables graduates to assist attorneys in areas such as research; reporting; and preparation of legal documents, agreements, exhibits and other relevant tasks prior to trial as part of their paralegal careers.
What to expect in Bakersfield's Paralegal associate's program
In the program, students are also taught client interviewing skills, basic investigative techniques, how to conduct legal research and the art of briefing case law. Postgraduate employment will primarily target private law offices, but placement opportunities also exist in bank trust departments, insurance companies and government at all levels. Not all California paralegal programs are created equal – learn why Santa Barbara Business College’s Paralegal Studies associate's degree in Bakersfield can help position you for successful career opportunities in law!
Courses in the Paralegal Studies degree program in Bakersfield:
- Legal Software
- Ethics for Paralegals
- Criminal, Contract and Civil Law
- Probate/Wills and Trusts
- Legal Research and Writing I & II
Contact us now for more information regarding Santa Barbara Business College’s Paralegal Studies associate's degree program in Bakersfield!
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