El Camino College

 El Camino College is located in Torrance, California. The college campus sits just off Manhattan Beach Blvd. Alondra Park and Alondra Golf Course sit directly across from the campus. There is an IHOP, Bangkok Sapphires Thai Cuisine, and Flossie’s restaurants all located near the campus of the school. The campus offers Murdock Stadium, a planetarium, as well as a baseball field and tennis courts.

Paralegal Programs Offered

For those interested in pursuing a career as a paralegal, El Camino College offers both a Certificate of Achievement and an Associate in Arts in Paralegal Studies. The program is approved by the American Bar Association.

Program Schedule

Students may earn an associate of arts degree in paralegal studies by completing the required 60 semester units. This includes all of the required units of the degree, general education course requirements, and selected electives. These courses are outlined in a recommended schedule.

The associate degree program typically takes around two years to complete.

Program Requirements

The certificate of achievement program is for those individuals who already possess an associate degree, bachelor degree, or higher degree or will concurrently complete another degree along with the certificate requirements. This certificate is earned by completing the required courses of the major and maintaining a B or higher average throughout.

Contact Information

If you would like to learn more about the paralegal program that is offered through El Camino College you may contact Dr. Vi Pham, the Paralegal Studies Program Coordinator by phone at 310-660-3593 ext. 3789 or by email at vtpham@elcamino.edu.