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Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course (Online)
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Questions?  Contact Transcie Almonte-Sabio, 240-567-3828 or email

Montgomery College has partnered with The Center for Legal Studies to offer an online Advanced Paralegal Certificate Program. These specialized classes have been attended by thousands of professionals who seek concentrated study of specific paralegal practice areas. Select from a list of fifteen classes on contemporary law topics. Students successfully completing at least six classes/topics will be awarded an Advanced Paralegal Certificate from Montgomery College, Maryland.


Completion of the Paralegal Certificate Course offered by the Center for Legal Studies, or at least one year of legal experience.

Course Topics:

Advanced Legal Research Mediation and Other Forms of ADR Education Law
Victim Advocacy Estate Planning Criminal Law
Constitutional Law and Civil Liberties Business Law and Practices Criminal Procedure
Bankruptcy Law Water Law Intellectual Property
Family Law Immigration Law Real Property Law
Learn More: Course Topic Descriptions    

Schedule and Registration

Spring 2015: Session I January 12, 2015 - February 27, 2015
Spring 2015: Session II March 9, 2015 - April 24, 2015
Summer 2015: Session I May 4, 2015 - June 19, 2015
Summer 2015: Session II June 29, 2015 - August 14, 2015
Fall 2015: Session I August 24, 2015 - October 9, 2015
Fall 2015: Session II October 19, 2015 - December 4, 2015
Each advanced topic is completed in a seven week online session, and you may begin your Advanced Paralegal Course with any session offered throughout the year. Students may take one topic at a time or up to a maximum of three topics per online session. Course topics DO NOT need to be taken in any particular order. Upon successful completion of at least six topics, students earn an Advanced Paralegal Certificate from Montgomery College.

To register contact Transcie Almonte-Sabio, 240-567-3828 or email

Note due to term restrictions, not all sessions are open for registration at this time. Check the Official Schedule to register.
Withdrawal / Drop Policy Montgomery College's Withdrawal / Drop Policy applies to these courses.

Course Fees and Materials

Tuition is $300.00 for each Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course Topic, or $1,800.00 for six topics. Note Non-Maryland residents pay an additional $5.00 fee per topic. The Tuition does not include textbooks or WESTLAW access.

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