Legal Administrative Assistant Curriculum

Associate in Applied Science Degree

This curriculum is accurate for 2013-2014 fall starts. Go here for 2012-2013.

Starting fall 2014 there will be major curriculum changes in this program. See the 2014-2015 curriculum.

SEM TERM COURSE NO. COURSE TITLE CREDITS CLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1 Fall ADMN1513 Keyboarding/Word Processing Skills 3 6
1 Fall ENGL1410 Composition I 3 3
1 Fall ITEC1430 Introduction to Computer 3 3
1 Fall LEGL1601 Legal Office Procedures & Ethics 3 4
1 Fall POLS1450 Society & Law I 3 3
      Semester Total 15 19
2 Spr ADMN1519 Word Processing Applications 3 6
2 Spr ENGL1460 Technical Writing 3 3
2 Spr LEGL1602 Civil Litigation 4 5
2 Spr LEGL1603 Criminal Procedures, Bus Org, Family Law 4 5
2 Spr PHIL1440 Ethics 3 3
      Semester Total 17 22
3 Fall ADMN2522 Advanced Microsoft Word Techniques 4 6
3 Fall LEGL1614 Estates, Probate, & Real Estate 3 5
3 Fall LEGL1616 Legal Transcription/Word Processing 4 6
3 Fall LEGL2602 Legal Research 2 2
3 Fall TElective Technical Elective 2 2
3 Fall Telective Technical Elective 3 4
      Semester Total 18 25
4 Spr ACCT1501 Accounting for Business 2 3
4 Spr ADMN1501 Spreadsheets & Database Applications 3 4
4 Spr COMM1445 Adv. Communicating for Results 3 3
4 Spr LEGL2601 Debtor/Creditor & Intellectual Property 3 3
4 Spr Telective Technical Elective 3 4
      Semester Total 14 17
5 Sum Telec-INT Internship or Technical Elective 4 12
      Semester Total 4 12
      Program Total 68 95

Note: AAS degrees must have Gen. Ed. courses from three goal areas and AS degrees from six goal areas of the MN Transfer Curriculum.

Visit with advisor or refer to Degree Audit Report for elective options.

This course sequence is an example.