Bachelor of Science
Stevenson's Paralegal Studies program was the first in the state, and one of the first in the nation to be approved by the American Bar Association. Paralegals must be intelligent, have logical and analytical minds, possess organizational skills, and pay attention to detail. Paralegals may not provide legal services directly to the public except as permitted by law. However, working under the supervision of an attorney, paralegals are vital members of the legal team. They perform such functions as:
Why should you consider SU's Paralegal program? Our program:
SU's paralegal program is an excellent pre-law option:
Graduates of the SU Paralegal program are prepared to enter the working world as paralegals in law firms, state prosecutor's offices, and a variety of other legal settings. This program is also an excellent option for students who want to pursue law school.