Interested in law? Begin your journey into the legal profession by becoming a paralegal. As a student at Texas A&M University – Commerce, you can earn a bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in paralegal studies in a program that is approved by the American Bar Association (ABA). You’ll learn from our expert faculty and acquire a comprehensive paralegal education while earning a marketable degree. For more information on this program, please visit the Paralegal Studies Program page
Paralegal Studies (prepares students for careers as professional paralegals)
Graduates are not authorized to provide direct legal services to the public or to practice law. The paralegal studies emphasis provides a broadly-based liberal arts and specialized education for paralegals/legal assistants, who are authorized to perform substantive legal work under the supervision of an attorney. The emphasis does not train lawyers or legal administrators.
Links to Paralegal Associations and Job Banks
Links to Dallas/For Worth area Paralegal Placement Firms