Evening & Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree Program

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WHY CONSIDER AN EVENING AND WEEKEND ACCELERATED LEGAL STUDIES BACHELOR'S DEGREE?


Aristotle once said 'Law is order, and good law is good order'. It's true that, both in and out of the courtroom, legal professionals have the essential role of maintaining order in today's society. Earning an accelerated bachelor's in legal studies degree is an important first step for anyone who is looking to pursue a career in this field.

Post University's Evening and Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree program curriculum provides students with a thorough grounding in ethical decision-making skills as they explore the relationship of the legal system to business, government and society. Our Evening and Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree program faculty members bring both advanced degrees and years of relevant experience in the field to our unique, student-oriented curriculum.

When you enroll in the Evening and Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree program, you will spend part of your time in classes held at one of our four regional locations in Connecticut, and part of your time online completing assignments and participating in highly-interactive discussions with faculty and classmates. Classes take place in eight-week modules and are offered six times a year, making it possible for you to complete your accelerated bachelor's in legal studies degree in less time without sacrificing quality.

The Evening and Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree program is a career-focused pathway to a variety of professional careers where undergraduate legal skills are required. An accelerated bachelor's in legal studies degree will prepare you to enter a rewarding career as a paralegal in corporate, private, or government organizations, or to pursue an advanced degree in law school or graduate school.

THE EVENING AND WEEKEND ACCELERATED LEGAL STUDIES BACHELOR'S DEGREE PROGRAM AT POST UNIVERSITY IS IDEAL FOR THOSE WHO WANT TO:

  • Gain the skills and experiences they'll need to succeed in a wide range of career opportunities in public, private and non-profit organizations after graduating with an accelerated bachelor's in legal studies degree
  • Make connections across disciplines so they're better prepared to respond to a diverse and constantly changing global marketplace
  • Enhance self-awareness, build confidence and develop a strong sense of direction through a careful blend of Evening and Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree program courses, general education and elective courses
  • Learn from faculty members who have advanced degrees and years of relevant experience in the legal field

BENEFITS OF THE EVENING AND WEEKEND ACCELERATED LEGAL STUDIES BACHELOR'S DEGREE PROGRAM AT POST UNIVERSITY

  • Post University is an accredited New England university that has been providing quality education to its students since 1890.
  • Our Evening and Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree program courses are offered in a combined online/in-person format.
  • Our small classes are taught by faculty members who have advanced degrees and extensive real-world experience in their respective fields.
  • We offer a high-quality, career-focused accelerated bachelor's in legal studies degree program that will make a real difference in your future career.
  • Our Evening and Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree program features a forward-thinking curriculum that includes a strong focus on innovation, creativity and leadership. You won't be learning from static text on a page; you'll be part of a highly interactive, practice-based learning environment.
  • You will get a great return on your investment (ROI), earning a valuable degree at an affordable price.
  • You can transfer up to 90 credits from another accredited institution.
  • You will have access to the University Writing Center and to one-to-one online tutoring services at no additional charge.
  • All students can access technical help by phone, chat and email 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

To learn more about the Post University Evening and Weekend Accelerated Legal Studies Bachelor's Degree program, please complete the inquiry form at the top of the page or call 800.345.2562.

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LEGAL STUDIES ACCELERATED DEGREE PROGRAM FAST FACTS
STUDENTS IN THIS ACCELERATED DEGREE PROGRAM 376
AVERAGE CLASS SIZE 12
AVERAGE NUMBER OF TRANSFERRED CREDITS 45
2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS 25
2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS IN NORMAL TIME 100%
NORMAL PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME 7 years*
*ADP students who do not transfer in any credits and take one course each module will complete this program in 7 years.
AVERAGE PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME
26 months
2012 PLACEMENT RATE 88%
DEGREE PROGRAM COST
120-Credit Degree Program Tuition* $66,000
Room and Board N/A
Approximate Program Text Book Cost $6,000
*This is the cost of the entire degree program using current tuition rates. Actual program cost will vary depending on the amount of financial aid provided and whether or not students transfer in any credits.
OCCUPATIONS (This degree will prepare you for careers including, but not limited to, the ones listed below.)
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers  http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/23-1021.00
Compliance Managers  http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/11-9199.02
Court Clerks  http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/43-4031.01
Immigration and Customs Inspectors http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3021.05
Loan Interviewers and Clerks  http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/43-4131.00
Administrative Services Managers http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/11-3011.00
Legal Support Workers http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/23-2099.00
Arbitrartors, Mediators, Conciliators http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/23-1022.00
Claims Examiners, Property and Casualty Insuance http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/13-1031.01
MEDIAN LOAN DEBT
Number of Borrowers 22
Median Federal Loan Debt $25,950
Median Private Loan Debt $17,165
Median Institutional Loan Debt $0
Median Cumulative Debt $25,926