Our affordable Civil Litigation course
Eager to launch a legal career? Take our Civil Litigation course online and gain the skills to succeed as a paralegal or legal assistant. During this specialized course in legal studies, you will learn about civil law, courtroom procedure, and all the steps involved in a civil lawsuit from filing to judgment.
Our online learning environment makes this a flexible program that can be self-paced around your busy life. Affordable tuition, too, makes this a cost-effective way to set your legal career in action.
Online Civil Litigation Certificate Curriculum
Build specialized legal knowledge that could help you prepare to begin or advance your career as a paralegal through our online Civil Litigation Career Certificate. Your classes include:
- Civil Litigation Fundamentals
What you get
- Textbook: Civil Litigation: Process and Procedures (3d)
- Student Portal dashboard for instant access to lessons and support
- Learning Resource Center online libraries and labs
- ProQuest® digital access to thousands of sources for research
- An active online community of fellow students, staff, and grads
Getting specialized training in specific legal disciplines can make you more valuable. Most paralegals and legal assistants work in legal services, but opportunities also exist in corporate legal departments and government agencies. The U.S. Department of Labor predicts a 14% increase in this field through 2031*, which is double the average growth rate for all occupations.
Lessons and educational accreditors.
Gain essential skills and meet your professional education requirement.
Our partnerships and online tools are here to help you as soon as you enroll.
Frequently asked questions
You may be taking your first steps into higher education. Or you may be considering online study for the first time. Whatever your situation, we're here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have.
Getting litigation training online makes sense for busy people who want meaningful litigation training and prefer the convenience of learning from home. You will graduate with a litigation certificate that is highly valued in many professional settings.
As soon as you enroll, you gain an Ashworth College Central Network. It's an online toolkit that offers step-by-step guidance for building your resume, drafting cover letters, writing thank yous, and more. Your lessons may refer you to the Ashworth College Central Network as you prepare to graduate and take new steps in your career. After you earn your diploma, you'll retain your account so you can sharpen your Ashworth College Central Network anytime you need to.
We allow you up to eight months from the date of your enrollment to graduate from the Civil Litigation course. A self-paced, flexible study schedule is one of the many benefits of litigation training online at Ashworth College.
It's important for paralegals to understand the many specialty areas of legal practice. Besides the Civil Litigation course, we offer other courses to elevate your skills for this challenging field.
A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.