The Legal Office Assistant diploma program provides students with the practical, hands-on applications and skills required to enter the legal field. Graduates of the Legal Office Assistant diploma program are prepared to provide support to attorneys in law firms as well as in the legal departments of businesses and corporations.
Courses within the Legal Office Assistant diploma program prepare students to research and draft legal documents in both civil and criminal cases. Students will also be capable of providing support in custody, separation, and divorce proceedings, among other key aspects of the legal field. Additional skills in case management, document and record maintenance, and correspondence are significant parts of the diploma program.
The Legal Office Assistant diploma program will provide students with the ability to:
Graduates of this diploma program may apply the courses and credits earned toward the associate degree in Paralegal Studies at Bryant & Stratton College.
Legal Office Academic Program Disclosures
The Legal Office Assistant diploma program is available for study with Bryant & Stratton College Online. The online Legal Office Assistant diploma program follows the same outcomes and curriculum as the campus-based program with the added convenience and flexibility of an online program. Students can expect the same personal touch and support as provided by our campus faculty and staff.
Credits earned in online classes at Bryant & Stratton College are the same as credits earned in campus-based classes at Bryant & Stratton College.
Major Requirements - 24 credits (Total Requirements - 36 credits)
To learn more about the courses in the Legal Office Assistant diploma program, please consult our course catalog.