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The Legal Office Assistant Certificate is the first year of the A.A.S. Paralegal Studies Degree. This certificate also serves secretaries, administrative assistants, and office managers who are interested in law and procedure. This certificate represents the foundation of knowledge that may be applied in a variety of legal office situations.
Are set to be created for Paralegals and Legal Assistants in the next 10 years, as per BLS.
Enroll full-time and earn a certificate in just one year!
Are you interested in learning more about the law and procedures? Gain advanced knowledge of the law and legal systems from highly trained faculty with our Legal Office Assistant certificate.
Through the Legal Office Assistant certificate program, students learn the basics of legal research and writing, document processing, computer applications, and legal assisting needed to work efficiently in legal offices.
Our extensive curriculum teaches essentials including legal terminology, legal research and writing, criminal law and procedure, and more. The programs assists student to:
Blue Ridge CTC facilitates inclusive learning opportunities and a collaborative campus environment to support personal and professional growth.
Let’s hear from our alumni students who successfully completed this Legal Office Assistant Certificate program in West Virginia and came closer to their career goals.
Blue Ridge CTC provides need-based financial aid to qualified applicants, ensuring all students have equal access to a quality education.
Whether you are a student worrying about tuition fees or are a parent assisting a child pay for college, we have a wide variety of financial resources available.
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Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.