Post-Degree Legal Assistant Certificate Program

A Legal Assistant Certificate program is offered for students who have already obtained a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. This is a non-degree program. The certificate program requires completion of 33 credit hours in the Legal Assistant/Administration curriculum. The required courses are as follows: 
Post-Degree Certificate Requirements (33 credits)
LA 1100 Introduction to Law 3 cr.
LA 1300 Litigation I 3 cr.
LA 2800 Legal Research I 3 cr.
LA 2810 Computer Assisted Legal Research 3 cr.
LAD 3120 Law Practice Management 3 cr.
LAD 4940 Legal Internship 3 cr.

Any five additional legal specialty courses 15 cr.

A grade of "C" must be maintained in all required Legal Assistant Certificate and supportive courses. A 2.0 GPA must also be maintained.