Paralegal / Legal Assistant - Advanced Standing | Dipl
This program is eligible for free tuition
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Entrance Requirements

The Paralegal - Advanced Standing Diploma is tailored for students who already possess a previous degree, offering additional legal knowledge to empower them to serve as paralegals. This part-time option is designed to accommodate students' schedules, allowing them to spread out coursework while maintaining employment. Successful entry into this program requires the completion of a previous degree. Through this advanced standing diploma, individuals can further their expertise in legal matters and enhance their capabilities as paralegals, contributing effectively to the legal profession.

Meet Your Advisor

Colleen Clifford
Career Navigator
Call  712.317.3126
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book Appointment

Required Classes for Paralegal / Legal Assistant - Advanced Standing | Dipl

For a list of current required classes, visit:

Entrance Requirements

Previous AAS or higher degree


Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Mellisa Flanigan
Business and Office Support Instructor
Call  712.317.3326
Sioux City Campus, Room L314

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $8,282.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $8,528.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $600.00/semester **
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,400.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.
** The cost of books varies per program.