ACC Advantages

Why choose the Paralegal Program at ACC?  Because it takes a lot of time and care to build a career training program that will turn students into professionals that the local legal community desires.  Not only do we have a long, established track record of academic excellence and approval by the American Bar Association, but we offer many extras that puts our program head and shoulders above the rest:

The ACC Paralegal Program advantage:

  • Approved by the American Bar Association since 1977
  • Combines the best of classroom instruction, practical hands-on exercises, and real world training in a legal setting
  • All courses taught by licensed Colorado attorneys, Judges, or paralegals with extensive experience in the legal field
  • Courses are scheduled to accommodate day and night students
  • A dedicated Law Library equipped with computers, practitioners guides, statutes, and caselaw reporters
  • Training in computer-assisted legal research software and other non-subscription electronic resources for every student
  • Training in many of the technology and software programs that are used in today’s legal workplace for tasks such as E-filing, E-discovery, Timekeeping and billing, Litigation management, document management, and more
  • Students can start the program in both Spring and Fall semesters
  • Assistance in preparing your resume and skill set to help you gain employment upon completion of the program
  • Financial aid and scholarships available to help lower the cost of your education
  • An active Paralegal Club that provides networking and volunteering opportunities, updated industry information, workplace visits, and guest lecturers / trainers