Paralegal Program - Online
Frequently Asked Questions
Below is a list of frequently asked questions. If you have additional questions, please call an ed2go
education specialist at (877) 221-5151 or contact us at (904)
Yes, you will be prepared to sit for the Certified Paralegal Exam through the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) and receive an exam voucher after successful completion of the program and financial obligation. NALA Certification information
All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start them when you want and finish them at your own pace. When you register, you’ll receive twelve (12) months to complete the program.
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don’t provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
All materials are included. The cost of materials will be covered by your tuition. ed2go will ship all materials via UPS ground service upon registration. Materials include:
- "Introduction to Paralegalism" by William P. Statsky
- "Paralegal Today: The Legal Team at Work" by Roger Miller and Mary Meinzinger
- Access to Westlaw: Legal Solutions
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Read our Financial Assistance
page for more information.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a certificate of completion.
Please note: There are two options for this program. If you select the (Voucher Included) program. Upon successful completion of the program and financial obligation, you will receive an exam voucher to sit for the exam.
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee may be charged for an extension.
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
Each student is paired with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.
Casey Thompson received his Bachelors of Business Administration degree, with his major concentration in management, from Texas Tech University in 1994. After beginning his business career, he enrolled in the evening law school program at Texas A&M (formerly Texas Wesleyan) School of Law in 1996. Casey worked full time while attending law school at night. He graduated and passed the Bar exam in 2000. This experience gives Casey a better understanding of the requirements of the non-traditional student.
Casey became a licensed attorney in the State of Texas in 2000. His major areas of practice were business and corporate law, entertainment law, and intellectual property rights. Along with this online Paralegal program, he also currently teaches as a traditional college classroom instructor in the areas of state and federal government.
Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready.
Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer - Mac or PC. You don’t have to use the same computer to login to the program every time.
It is recommended that students have Microsoft Office suite (especially Word and PowerPoint) and the latest version of Internet Explorer.
Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program.
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If you have questions that are not answered on our website, please feel free to contact us via LIVE chat (click the button above). If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please feel free to send us a question using the “Contact Us” form to the right. You may also call us at 1-877-221-5151. We will answer your questions promptly.
Paralegal Program (Voucher Included)