Legal Secretary Curriculum

Diploma

This curriculum is accurate for 2013-2014 fall starts. Go here for 2014-2015.

SEM TERM COURSE NO. COURSE TITLE CREDITS CLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1 Fall ADMN1513 Keyboarding/Word Processing Skills 3 6
1 Fall ENGL1460 Technical Writing 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 ACCT1501 Accounting for Business 2 3
2 Spr ADMN1519 Word Processing Applications 3 6
2 Spr COMM1439 Job Seeking/Keeping Skills 1 1
2 Spr LEGL1602 Civil Litigation 4 5
2 Spr LEGL1603 Criminal Procedures, Bus Org, Family Law 4 5
      Semester Total 14 20
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 PHIL1440 Ethics 3 3
3 Fall TElective Technical Elective 2 2
      Semester Total 16 22
      Program Total 45 61

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.