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Legal Administrative Assistant Certificate

This certificate program prepares students to work as a legal administrative assistant. The curriculum provides training for students in entry-level positions as well as for those who are upgrading existing skills.

Suggested/Sample Course Sequence

The sequence taken by the student may vary depending on prerequisites, course availability, and personal/ professional responsibilities.

(Major Code 5050; State CIP Code 22.0301)

First Semester

BOT 101Computerized Keyboarding (Program prerequisite or waiver exam)0-1
BOT 103Business English3
BOT 105Keyboarding and Formatting I3
BOT 106Intro to Business Computer Applications*3
BOT 115Electronic Calculators1
BOT 130Office Systems Concepts3
LAW 121Introduction to Law3
Total Hours16-17

Second Semester

BOT 150Records Management*3
BOT 205Professional Image Development1
BOT 206
BOT 126
LAW 201Advanced Legal Technology*3
Total Hours7

Third Semester

BOT 160Legal Transcription*3
BOT 256
Total Hours3

Fourth Semester

Total Program Hours: 34-35