Center for Advanced Legal Studies Paralegal Education and Training
Future Paralegals
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Center for Advanced Legal Studies (CALS) has specialized exclusively in the education of paralegals since 1987.  Due to the ability of our graduates and the reputation and dedication of our faculty and staff, the local, national, and international legal communities recognize CALS as experts in paralegal education.  

Now, as throughout out our history, we can assure our students, graduates, and their employers that the premier paralegal training provided at Center For Advanced Legal Studies meets and exceeds the requirements of the profession. It is like no other in quality, content and career opportunity.


1981 Founded in San Antonio, Texas
1987 Houston branch licensed to operate by
Texas Education Agency
Accredited by the Commission on Occupational Education Institutions Division of Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
1989 Approved as an independent school
1992 Authorized by Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
1995 Approved to train Veterans
Accredited by the Council on Occupational Education
1998 Approved by the American Bar Association (ABA)
Approved to offer hybrid curriculum
2009 Approved to offer classes through Online Interactive Instruction™
Requested voluntary withdrawal from the ABA
100% Online paralegal programs commence
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