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2011-2012 College Catalog 
2011-2012 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Office Administration – Legal Secretary, A.A.S.

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Office Administration - Legal Secretary

A legal secretary prepares legal papers and correspondence of a legal nature, such as wills, summonses, complaints, motions, and subpoenas using a personal computer. Practitioners review lay journals and other legal publications to identify court decisions pertinent to pending cases and submit articles to the firm’s officials.

Area I - Written Composition: 3 Semester Hours

Area II- Humanities and Fine Arts: 6 Semester Hours

Fine Arts or Humanities Electives: 3 Semester Hours

Choose from:

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Ethics
  • Humanities
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Religion 
  • Theater

Area III - Natural Science or Mathematics: 9-10 Semester Hours

Area IV - History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences: 3 Semester Hours

Choose from:

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Area V - Technical Concentration and Electives: 46 Semester Hours

43 hours if one of the listed OAD classes is taken as CIS for Area III

Electives: 0-3 Semester Hours

Total Hours Required for Degree: 64-68

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