The Legal Office Specialist Degree program is designed to prepare students for employment in law offices, insurance companies, financial institutions, courts and police departments, as well as in legal departments of business firms and government offices.
The graduate’s duties include transcribing dictation; preparing letters, memos, court and client documents; filing; handling telephone services; making appointments and receiving clients; ordering supplies, making travel arrangements; taking care of general office administration; and using a computer for word processing, spreadsheet, electronic presentation, and database projects.
NIACC’s classrooms are equipped with the latest in computers, office machines, and equipment. They are also staffed by qualified instructors in the business and legal fields.
Successful graduates can find opportunities in the following occupational areas:
- Legal Office Assistant
- Legal Secretary
- Legal Transcriber
- Legal Information Processing
- Legal Records Manager
- Appointment Clerk
For specific information contact the Career and Internship Center or the NIACC Business Division.