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Legal Office Technology

Career Studies Certificate

PURPOSE: The Legal Office Technology Career Studies Certificate is designed to prepare students for employment in the legal office and in other offices where legal services are required.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Legal Secretary, Calendar Clerk, Document Processor, Records Clerk, Administrative Assistant, and Court Clerk

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: General college curricular admission

PROGRAM NOTES: Students will be required to repeat English and major courses in which grades lower than “C” are received. Major courses are those with prefixes of LGL or AST.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see www.reynolds.edu/curriculum/Gainful%20Employment/GE_Info_221-260-10.aspx to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

CURRICULUM:

COURSE

TITLE

LEC. HRS.

LAB. HRS.

CRS. CRE.

ENG 111

College Composition I

3

0

3

LGL 110

Introduction to Law 
and the Legal Assistant

3

0

3

LGL 125 or 
LGL 210

Legal Research or 
Virginia and Federal Procedure

3

0

3

BUS 240

Introduction to 
Business Law

3

0

3

ITE 115

Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts

3

0

3

AST 243

Office Administration I

3

0

3

AST 205

Business Communications

3

0

3

TOTAL

21

0

21

Total Minimum Credits for Career Studies Certificate in Legal Office Technology 21

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