LSUS Continuing Education


Since 1975, thousands of people have already enjoyed the success of becoming Paralegals through LSUS! Isn’t it time you joined them?

The LSUS Paralegal Institute offers a non-credit certificate program in paralegal studies tailored to meet the educational needs of career-oriented students. The curriculum is designed to provide students with an understanding of the basic legal concepts that will enable them to function effectively in various legal settings. The program--consisting of eight courses--may be completed in two semesters.

All courses are taught by local attorneys and judges, bringing real world experience into the classroom.

Note: Due to the academic nature of this program, homework assignments and testing are necessary to fulfill course requirements.

Registration Fees: $219 per course

Early Fee: $199 per course

Fall Courses:

Basic & General

Criminal Litigation

Family Law

Real Estate

Spring Courses:

Civil Litigation


Legal Research & Writing

Debtor/Creditor Relations

*Upon successfully passing the statewide Notary exam, students can use their Notary License in the place of one (1) course in the Paralegal Institute (The Legal Research & Writing and the Basic & General courses can not be substituted). Students must show proof of passing the Notary Exam (ex. Notary License) in order to receive credit. Paralegal registration fees do not apply to this course.

Currently, there are no scheduled course offerings for this group

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These courses are not currently scheduled, but may be offered at a future date. Click the course Title link for more information.

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