This curriculum prepares students with the skills needed for legal office work, including keyboarding, word processing, machine transcription, communications, and specialized legal courses. Graduates are qualified for positions as an assistant in a legal or governmental office.
This degree is designed to prepare the graduate for a legal assistant position within a legal or government office. In addition to general office skills, a graduate will acquire expertise in specialized legal software, research, litigation support, electronic discovery, time and billing, and docket management. Also, current legal cases and ethical dilemmas are used to illustrate and reinforce legal regulations
Admission to the Program: Open