Earn your bachelors in legal studies

Interested in becoming a paralegal or working in law enforcement, government or other law-related fields? Beginning in Fall 2013, Dominican University began offering a bachelor’s of legal studies at Triton College. This degree prepares students for careers in paralegal, government, law enforcement, and nonprofit organizations. To learn more about this program visit continuingstudies@dom.edu.

Dominican is just two miles from Triton, which allows students to take advantage of the River Forest campus for tutoring, the library, the wellness center, and the fitness center, among a host of vibrant student and community events.

About Dominican University

Dominican University offers more than 50 undergraduate academic programs, nine pre-professional programs, and five-year programs ending in a master’s degree. The school offers masters’ programs in library and information science, business, education, social work and continuing studies. The university also offers a doctoral degree in library and information science.

It is a distinctively relationship-centered educational community, rooted in the liberal arts and sciences and known for its rigorous and engaging academic programs, for the care and respect with which it mentors students, for its enduring commitment to social justice, and for the enriching diversity of its students, faculty and staff.

Dominican enhanced its standing in the U.S. News & World Report rankings this year to No. 13 of 108 Midwest universities.  The influential annual "America's Best Colleges" has ranked Dominican in the top tier of master's level Midwest universitities for the past 16 years.  

In addition, Dominican was named one of the publication's top 5 "Great Schools at a Great Price" among Midwest regional universities, alongside Creighton University, Valparaiso University, and University of Evansville. 


For more information about the bachelor of legal studies, please contact Monica Halloran at: (708) 714-9007, mhallora@dom.edu

For information about other programs, please contact Michael Morsovillo at (708) 524-6793, morsomike@dom.edu

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 Information Sessions

Dates for students ready to begin in January, over the summer, or in the fall of 2014.

Info Sessions will be held in the Triton College University Center, Room B-111E

  • Oct 16 - 6:30 pm
  • Nov 21 - 12:00 pm
  • Dec 10 - 6:30 pm
  • Feb 5, 2014 - 12 pm
  • Mar 4, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • Apr 10, 2014 - 12 pm