Considering an Online Legal Assistant Certification?

CDI College has proven itself as a leader in certifying students in legal assistant to become successful legal assistants, paralegals, legal analysts, legal clerks, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 246,810 individuals employed as paralegals and legal assistants in America, and their average annual salary is $50,080. Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers make on average $87,620 per year and there are about 13,140 of them employed today .

Legal Assistant Common Job Tasks
  • performing reception duties
  • organizing and tracking case files
  • writing and filing petitions
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This CDI College diploma program combines lectures, discussion, quizzes, assignments, exams, and practical work experience to prepare you for a fast-paced career in the legal field. Once you graduate, you will be qualified to work in law firms as office support personnel, in real estate and trust companies, legal departments of large corporations, financial institutions, as well as federal, provincial and municipal governments.

Legal Assistant Programs by State & City

Top 20 US Legal Assistant Schools (campus and online)

Boston University
Total Programs 6
Number of Subjects 124
Rank in USA 32nd
George Washington University
Total Programs 194
Number of Subjects 171
Rank in USA 52nd
Tulane University of Louisiana
Total Programs 131
Number of Subjects 105
Rank in USA 60th
University of Central Florida
Total Programs 136
Number of Subjects 140
Rank in USA 71st
University of Richmond
Total Programs 78
Number of Subjects 70
Rank in USA 90th
Bentley University
Total Programs 39
Number of Subjects 44
Rank in USA 103rd
Providence College
Total Programs 86
Number of Subjects 77
Rank in USA 119th
Marist College
Total Programs 81
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 120th
University of San Diego
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 92
Rank in USA 155th
Grand Valley State University
Total Programs 103
Number of Subjects 101
Rank in USA 159th
Webster University
Total Programs 100
Number of Subjects 98
Rank in USA 177th
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus
Total Programs 202
Number of Subjects 152
Rank in USA 194th
Ball State University
Total Programs 161
Number of Subjects 129
Rank in USA 196th
Texas State University-San Marcos
Total Programs 164
Number of Subjects 152
Rank in USA 204th
College of Our Lady of the Elms
Total Programs 46
Number of Subjects 56
Rank in USA 216th
Montclair State University
Total Programs 100
Number of Subjects 99
Rank in USA 247th
Hamline University
Total Programs 78
Number of Subjects 73
Rank in USA 277th
The University of Montana
Total Programs 136
Number of Subjects 125
Rank in USA 331st
Roger Williams University
Total Programs 72
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 335th
Eastern Michigan University
Total Programs 203
Number of Subjects 150
Rank in USA 347th