Wilmington University's Legal Studies program will prepare you with the skills to make a difference in the lives of those in your community.

Start your path to a challenging and fulfilling career in law.

Our ABA-approved Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies offers a balanced education with an emphasis in the law. Learn the technical skills you need to be a critical part of a legal team, working under the supervision of an attorney, or use your skills to prepare for law school. Similar to a paralegal studies degree, the program provides the flexibility to follow whichever path you choose and enter a growing career field. Graduates of this program work as paralegals, court clerks, claims analysts, and other law-related positions in law firms, corporations, and government agencies. Already have a bachelor's degree and looking to enhance your skills and your resume? Wilmington University also offers a post-bachelor's certificate in legal studies.

Online or in the classroom.

With locations throughout the region and flexible course formats including 100% online options, WilmU makes it more convenient to earn your degree wherever--and whenever--it's best for you.

Get started today!

WilmU offers rolling admission and classes that begin every eight weeks. Don't wait, apply today!

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