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Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree

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WHY CONSIDER AN ONLINE ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE IN LEGAL STUDIES 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 Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree is an important first step for anyone who is looking to pursue a career in this field.

Post University's Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies 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 Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree program faculty members bring both advanced degrees and years of relevant experience in the field to our unique, student-oriented curriculum.

The Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree program combines the strengths of a traditional New England University education with the convenience and flexibility of online learning. You will benefit from regular contact with and feedback from professors, as well as the opportunity to learn from and interact with other working professionals. Our highly interactive online classes are offered in eight-week modules, six times a year, making it possible for you to complete your Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree in less time without sacrificing quality.

The Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree program is a career-focused pathway to a variety of professional careers where undergraduate legal skills are required. An Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree from Post University will prepare you to enter a rewarding career as a paralegal in corporate, private, or government organizations. Many of our graduates move on to complete four-year degrees after earning their Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree.

THE ONLINE ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE IN LEGAL STUDIES 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 nonprofit organizations after graduating with an Online Associate of Science 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 Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies 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 ONLINE ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE IN LEGAL STUDIES 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 Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree can be completed entirely online—at a time and place that's convenient for you.
  • 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 Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree program that will make a real difference in your future career.
  • Our Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies Degree program features a 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 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 Post University's Online Associate of Science in Legal Studies 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 227
AVERAGE CLASS SIZE 12
AVERAGE NUMBER OF TRANSFERRED CREDITS 15
2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS 15
2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS IN NORMAL TIME 100%
NORMAL PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME 3.5 years*
*ADP students who do not transfer in any credits and take one course each module will complete this program in 3.5 years.
AVERAGE PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME
19 months
2012 PLACEMENT RATE 88%
DEGREE PROGRAM COST
60-Credit Degree Program Tuition* $33,000
Room and Board N/A
Approximate Program Text Book Cost $3,000
*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.)
Loan Interviewers and Clerks  http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/43-4131.00
Legal Secretaries http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/43-6012.00
Legal Support Workers http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/23-2099.00
Criminal Investigators and Special Agents  http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3021.03 
Tax Preparer http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/13-2082.00
Loan Interviewers and Clerks  http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/43-4131.00
Legal Secretaries http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/43-6012.00
Legal Support Workers http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/23-2099.00
Criminal Investigators and Special Agents  http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/33-3021.03
Tax Preparer http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/13-2082.00
MEDIAN LOAN DEBT
Number of Borrowers 13
Median Federal Loan Debt $29,696
Median Private Loan Debt $0
Median Institutional Loan Debt $0
Median Cumulative Debt $29,696