Legal Administrative Specialist

legal administrative specialist


Legal Administrative Specialist

This program offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills expanding the role of the legal secretary. The content includes the use of computer technology to develop communication skills, high level thinking skills and decision-making skills, legal terminology, the performance of office procedures specific to the legal office environment, transcription of legal documents from machine dictation, and the production of high-quality employment portfolios and job-seeking documents.  This program is competency based and it is eligible for articulated college credit.*

Program Mission

The mission of this program is to prepare the student with the necessary knowledge, training and skills to obtain employment in the legal system in an entry level position.

Program Content

  • Communication Skills
    Employability Skills and Portfolio
    Computer Literacy
    Document Preparation
    Legal Office Procedures
    Legal Terminology
    Legal Transcription
    Keyboarding and Speed Development
    Microsoft Office
    Business Law Concepts
    Business Fundamentals

Industry Certifications and Licenses

Microsoft Office Specialist Certification (MOS)

Gainful Employment Information

Legal Administrative Assistant Gainful Employment


Central Florida Wage Statistics

Average Entry Wage: $11.22 | Average Wage: $20.89
**Statistics are only a guide and should not be the sole factor in your career decision.

Source: Florida Department of Economic Opportunity*

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Full Time:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

7:00 am - 1:00 pm

Part Time AM:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 am

7:00 am - 9:30 am

Part Time PM:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
11:00 pm - 2:00 pm

10:30 am - 1:00 pm


Estimated program cost $3,864 in tuition, lab fees, certifications, and other fees.


Anthony Albury

Program Number


Program Requirements

Reading 10, Language 10, Math 10

Program Commitment

1050 Hours

Occupational Completion Points

Information Technology Assistant - 150 hours
Front Desk Specialist - 300 hours
Administrative Support - 150 hours
Legal Administrative Specialist - 450 hours
*Successful completion of an OCP may qualify a student for employment.

Program Textbooks

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