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Legal Administrative Assistant

at Inver Hills Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Science
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

An instructional program that prepares individuals to perform the duties of special assistants and/or personal secretaries for lawyers, judges, and legal counsels. Includes instruction in business and legal communications, principles of law, public relations, scheduling and travel management, secretarial accounting, filing systems and records management, conference and meeting recording, report preparation, office equipment and procedures, office supervisory skills, legal terminology and research methods, and professional standards and legal requirements.

Program Locations

  • Inver Hills Community College 55076

Labor Market Information

  • Legal Secretaries

  • Median wage: $23.78/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Title Examiners and Searchers

  • Median wage: $21.99/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Court, Municipal, and License Clerks

  • Median wage: $21.13/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Paralegals and Legal Assistants

  • Median wage: $25.51/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Inver Hills Community College
Inver Hills Community College
2500 East 80th Street Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076 Toll-Free: (866) 576-0689 Local: (651) 450-3902 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: