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Legal Certificates

Our Legal Certificate Programs are designed to fit your educational goals and prepare you for a rewarding career in the legal field. Our course instructors are skilled legal professionals who provide the real-world knowledge you need to excel in these exciting careers.


Criminal Justice SpecialistEarn up to $40,000 per year*
Develop an in-depth view of American government and the criminal justice system through our Criminal Justice Specialist program. Opportunities for Criminal Justice Specialists include various positions in courts, correction facilities, law enforcement, criminal investigation, and Homeland Security.

ParalegalEarn up to $50,000 per year*
U.S. Career Institute’s Paralegal program includes training in the principles of law, how to conduct legal research, and how to write effective legal documents. You will develop the skills necessary to work for attorneys or other legal services providers.

online courses
*With experience, based on figures from the U.S. Dept. of Labor’s BLS website [May 15, 2018].

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