Most paralegals have a certificate or associate degree. The most common area of study is Political Science.

What degrees do paralegals have?

The most common degree held by paralegals is Political Science, held by 8% of paralegals.

Get a detailed breakdown of paralegals and the different types of degrees they hold:

Degrees that paralegals hold

Degrees % of paralegals
Political Science 8%

What level of education do paralegals have?

Paralegals often have similar levels of education. 49% of paralegals have a certificate or associate degree, with the second most common being a bachelor's degree at 45%.

Level of education that paralegals have

Education % of paralegals
No education 0%
High school diploma 5%
Certificate or associate degree 49%
Bachelor's degree 45%
Master's degree 0%
Doctorate 2%