Legal Administrative Specialist
NEXT CLASS BEGINS JUNE 12, 2017!!
COMPLETE IN AS LITTLE AS 10 MONTHS!!
Legal Administrative Specialists work in legal settings such as law firms and courts as well as state, local and federal government. They provide support to legal teams and ensure legal offices run smoothly. You will learn the fundamentals of the legal field including legal terminology, client confidentiality and various elements of the law. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job growth in the legal administration profession is projected to increase by 18 percent through the year 2018. This is a great time to pursue a career in this exciting, expanding profession.
Program Content Includes:
- Computer Literacy
- Business Fundamentals
- Microsoft Office 2010/2013
- Communication Skills
- Document Preparation
- Legal Office Procedures
- Business Law Concepts
- Legal Terminology
- Keyboarding Speed Development
- Employability Skills
Prepare for the Following Careers:
- Information Technology Assistant
- Administrative Support
- Contract Administrator
- Paralegal/Executive Assistant
- Legal Clerk
- Front Desk Specialist
- Legal Administrative Specialist
Content Breakdown – 1050 Hours:
|Information Technology Assistant||150 Hours|
|Front Desk Specialist||300 Hours|
|Administrative Support||150 Hours|
|Legal Administrative Specialist||450 Hours|
Total Program Length: 1050 Hours/Approximately 10 months to completion at Full Time.
Full Time Evenings: Monday -Thursday – Face-to-Face teaching (you must be present in class, on campus)
5:00pm to 9:00pm
You MUST fulfill 15 hours of online work per week.
Industry Certifications Available:
Students will be prepared to take an approved state and/or nationally recognized industry certification or licensure exam in their field of study.
Degree College Credit Transfer Opportunity:
Upon completion of the program and meeting eligibility requirements, students may be awarded up to 25 college credits toward an A.S. Degree by Broward College or up to 21 credits by other selected Florida Community Colleges. See counselor for additional information.
Ms. Meghan Emerson, Counselor for Legal Administrative Specialist
Approximate Total Program Cost – Tuition and Fees*
Florida Resident $3083.00
*Prices are subject to change without notice.
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