Business Information - Legal Office Specialist Certificate of Achievement

The Business Information (BI) – Legal Office Specialist Certificate of Achievement prepares students for entry-level legal office support positions in a variety of different legal environments. After successful completion of the BI - Legal Office Specialist Certificate of Achievement, students may seek employment as entry level research clerks or administrative assistants for a law firm, paralegal services, or within the court systems.

Course Code Title Units
Required Courses
CIS 010Computer Literacy4
AIS 006Business Research1
BUMA 020ABusiness Law I3
BUMA 094Business Communications3
AJ 001Introduction to Criminal Justice3
AJ 005ACommunity and the Justice System3
Elective Courses - select 3 units from the following:
AJ 002Concepts of Criminal Law3
BUMA 032Human Relations in the Workplace3
BUMA 064Human Resource Management3
BUMA 095ABusiness Management Work Experience (Maximum of 3 units may be used for work experience)1-3
CIS 095AComputer Information Systems Work Experience (Maximum of 3 units may be used for work experience)1-3
LIS 001An Introduction to Basic Research Skills2
CERTIFICATE TOTAL20