Did you know the paralegal industry is among the fastest-growing occupations in the United States? A noncredit VCU paralegal certificate along with your degree or previous work experience prepares you to be highly competitive in the legal career search. Paralegals are not just employed at law firms anymore. Almost every industry requires legal assistance: hospitals, real estate firms, government, corporations and more. Learn more about a paralegal career and the noncredit VCU Certificate in Paralegal Studies.