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Program Name:
Paralegal Studies
Program Code: 27013
Campus: Wolfson Campus

Before You Apply

  • You'll need documentation of high school graduation or GED.  

Apply for admission using our online credit application.

  • Select your preferred campus.
  • Select Associate in Science (AS) as your degree or certificate choice.
  • From the drop down menu, select Paralegal Studies (27013).


Submit documentation of high school graduation or GED.

  • If you graduated from a Florida public high school after 1995, MDC will electronically request your transcripts. However, you are responsible for ensuring that the College receives your documentation.
  • If you attended a private, out-of-state, or out-of-country high school, please have your transcript sent directly to:

Miami Dade College
Registration Office
300 NE Second Ave.
Miami, FL 33132-2204



Speak to a Wolfson Campus Law Center advisor; take the Computerized Placement Test.

  • An advisor at The Law Center (305-237-7813) will help you plan your courses so that you complete the program as quickly as possible.
  • The advisor will need your CPT/PERT test results.
  • Visit the the testing department to take the CPT/PERT.

You may be exempt from the test

  • You may be exempt from the CPT/PERT if you:
    • have already earned an associate degree
    • have earned adequate scores on the FCAT, SAT, or ACT
  • Check with your advisor for details.


Apply for financial aid and scholarships.

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Miami Dade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin,
disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.