Legal Office Management--Intermediate
Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02463)
Provides training for individuals who desire to work in managerial positions in a legal office environment or who desire to advance in their careers. Emphasizes leadership, communication, supervisory, managerial, and technical skills required in the legal office setting.
Program Student Learning Outcome Statement
- Student will evaluate documents required in the administration of a legal office and apply this information to provide an efficient and productive legal office environment.
- Student will train office staff and be open to the ideas and changes proposed by supervisors and staff and their integration into the legal office environment.
- Student will interact properly and ethically in a legal environment with people of diverse backgrounds and determine how to manage the various individuals in a sensitive and respectful manner.
- Student will research office efficiency by identifying, analyzing, and assessing the topic of office efficiency from a variety of sources and apply results to specific office situations.
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Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.
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|ACCT 7||BASIC BUSINESS BOOKKEEPING||3-4|
|or ACCT 101||PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I|
|BUS 183||BUSINESS MATHEMATICS||3|
|BUS 200B||MICROSOFT WORD: ADVANCED||2.5|
|BUS 211||COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY||3|
|or BUS 212||BUSINESS COMMUNICATION|
|CIS 101||INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS||4|
|LEGL 225||LAW OFFICE MANAGEMENT||3|
|LEGL 270||COMPUTER SKILLS FOR LEGAL PROFESSIONALS||2.5|
|Select 2 units of the following:||2|
|LEGAL COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE I|
|LEGAL COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE II|
|LEGAL COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE III|
|LEGAL COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE IV|
|Complete courses required for Legal Office Management--Basic certificate||19|