ABA Approved Paralegal Programs

California ABA Approved Paralegal Programs


The American Bar Association establishes ABA standards for paralegal education.  Currently, there are 264 American Bar Association approved paralegal programs in the United States.  Thirty-three programs are located in California, with five programs located in Orange County.

Browse California's finest ABA approved paralegal programs. The five Orange County ABA approved paralegal programs are linked below in bold typeface. Enroll in a program that meets high standards and prepares you for success in the legal industry.

  1. American River College, Sacramento
  2. California State University, East Bay, Hayward
  3. California State University, Los Angeles College of Prof Ed
  4. Campus (formerly MTI College), Sacramento
  5. Cerritos College, Norwalk
  6. City College of San Francisco
  7. Coastline Community College, Newport Beach
  8. College of the Canyons, Santa Clarita
  9. Cuyamaca College, El Cajon
  10. DeAnza College, Cupertino
  11. El Camino Community College, Torrance
  12. Fremont College, Cerritos
  13. Fullerton College
  14. Irvine Valley College
  15. Los Angeles City College
  16. Miramar College, San Diego
  17. Mt San Antonio College, Walnut
  18. National University, Los Angeles
  19. Oxnard College
  20. Pasadena City College
  21. San Francisco State University
  22. Santa Ana College
  23. Skyline College, San Bruno
  24. Southwestern Community College, Chula Vista
  25. University of California Irvine
  26. University of California Los Angeles UCLA
  27. University of California Riverside
  28. University of California San Diego
  29. University of California Santa Barbara
  30. University of La Verne
  31. University of San Diego
  32. West Los Angeles College, Culver City
  33. West Valley College, Saratoga

You can find information on ABA approved programs in other states in the American Bar Association's Directory of ABA Approved Paralegal Education Programs.