LexisNexis® legal research curriculum

Penn Foster’s online LexisNexis® Certificate Program consists of courses geared toward helping you gain new skills in legal research or refresh current knowledge. You’ll cover foundational topics in legal research, computer-assisted research, and more. Students will learn how to use LexisNexis® and are given access to Lexis Advance through their Student Portal.

LexisNexis® Legal Research


4 months

Total cost $329

1-800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM ET)

LexisNexis® Legal Research Curriculum

  • 3 courses
  • 9.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • 7 exams
  • 5 submitted projects

Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 4 months
  • Average time = 5 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework. The estimated completion times are based on completion times for learners enrolled in this program from May 2021 - April 2022, excluding withdrawals.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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