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Are you looking for a fast-paced, challenging career? Do you like to help others? Do you want a profession with high job satisfaction? If your answer is yes to even one of these questions, working in the legal field as a paralegal could be the career for you!

Paralegals are indispensable to attorneys and are often considered the attorney’s “right hand.” As a paralegal, you must work under the supervision of a licensed attorney and may not provide legal services directly to the public, except as permitted by law.

Pima’s Paralegal degree and post-degree-certificate can prepare you to be a paralegal in two years or less.

Accreditation: This program is approved by the American Bar Association.

Job Growth

The job growth for paralegals from 2016-2026 is above the average for all jobs at 21%.
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List of Degrees

AAS - Associate of Applied Science

List of Certificates


Downtown Campus

Contact Information

Division of Business & IT
Dean: 520.206.7694
Lead Faculty: 520.206.7182
Information Session

ABA American Bar Association  - ABA Approved Paralegal Program
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