Paralegal Certificate Program


30 Years of Preparing

High-Achieving Paralegals

Why you should take this program:
2016 Paralegal Graduates at the CPS Awards Ceremony

Since 1986 Villanova University has prepared its students for the highly skilled paralegal profession. Through expert instruction, legal specialization courses, and the availability of Villanova resources, graduates from the Paralegal certificate program are experts in legal terminology, case research, and are prepared to meet the expectations of a legal office. Learn more about how our graduates stand out from the rest. 


Earn Your Certificate in Four Months OR One Year

With Flexible Program Options


Our flexible full-time day or part-time evening program options provide students with the education to pursue their professional goals. Experienced instructors, along with an extensive network of regional law offices and a thriving alumni network, ensures student success upon completion of the program.


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An American Bar Association (ABA) Approved Program

Sean McCarthy - Day Paralegal Program

Valerie Okonweze - Evening Paralegal Program

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