Legal Administration Certificate

About Legal Administration Certificate

The Legal Administration Certificate is tailored for those who wish to pursue a career in a legal area, such as legal transcription, legal secretary or legal office assistant.

If you wish to complete the Administrative Office Management AAS and tailor the degree for the legal area, you may do so by choosing those courses in your elective choices.

Total Costs of Legal Administration Certificate

(in-district) Total Amount: $4,976

Credit Hours to Complete: 28

Weeks to Complete: 32

What you need to know about getting your Legal Administration Certificate (CIP 22.0301)

Total Legal Administration Certificate Costs
in-district out-of-district out-of-state international
Tuition $3,122 $10,352 $13,003 $13,003
Additional Costs $1,854 $1,854 $1,854 $1,854
Program Total $4,976 $12,206 $14,857 $14,857

What makes MCC's Legal Administration Certificate program better than or distinct from similar programs at other institutions?

All the credits from your Legal Administration Certificate apply toward your AOM AAS degree.

Related programs include:

What careers are available to someone with a an Legal Administration Certificate

Occupations that Legal Administration Certificate prepares you for
Occupation and Occupational Profile Link SOC Code
Legal Secretaries 43-6012

How will MCC's Legal Administration Certificate program prepare me for my career or connect me to opportunities?

Ask about internships!

By the Numbers:

  • Salaries for a Legal Secretary range from $32,000 to >$55,000

What have graduates gone on to do?

Legal Administration students have gone on to work in legal offices as receptionists, secretaries, and transcriptionists.

Related programs include:

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Semesters to complete assumes students are taking a full-time credit load of 12 credits per semester (the minimum required for federal financial aid).

Proportion of students completing in normal time is the percentage of completers who earned the credential within the specified time of their first enrollment at the College.

Students attending part-time or changing their program of study are two common reasons why they may not complete in "normal" time.

Tuition and fees are set by the Board of Trustees. Prices for books and supplies are subject to change.

See additional information about international student costs.