What Can You Do With a Legal Support and Services Degree?
Though the legal field remains competitive, certain segments of the field, including opportunities for legal assistants within law firms, are projected to grow as firms try to meet the demand for legal services and lower their expenses.†
The Bachelor of Science in Legal Support and Services program is designed to prepare you for a career in the legal, business, government, health care, banking, real estate, or service industries.
Positions you could pursue include‡:
- Title examiner for law firms, real estate agencies, or title insurance companies
- Legal secretary, including judicial administrative assistant, legal administrative secretary, litigation assistant, or magistrate assistant
- Paralegal or legal assistant, including immigration paralegal, legal analyst, legal assistant, paralegal specialist, real estate paralegal, contracts paralegal, or litigation paralegal
Graduates are not authorized to practice law and will not be eligible to sit for any state's bar examination. This program was not designed to meet any specific state's requirements for licensure or certification, and Purdue Global makes no representations or warranties as to whether the degree or any individual courses meet such requirements. Refer to the University Catalog for additional information.