Legal Secretary (in partnership with ed2go)

  • 6 Months
  • 350 Course Hours
  • $2,295

Overview

Attorneys rely on sharp, motivated legal secretaries to help them start a practice or keep a thriving practice competitive. In this program, you’ll learn all the skills you need to enter the fast-paced world of the legal secretary. The demand for this profession is growing faster than average, and attorneys are consistently on the lookout for qualified, professional legal secretaries to augment their practices.  In these lessons, you’ll master everything from the basics of legal terminology and procedure to practice management tasks, accounting, and QuickBooks skills. Along the way, you’ll find out just what it’s like to work in this fascinating and growing field. 

This program will prepare you for a career as a legal secretary in a law office, law firm, non-profit agency, or governmental agency. Upon completion, you'll know how to:

  • Manage the front end of a legal office.
  • Attend to accounting and QuickBooks details for attorneys.
  • Use legal terminology effectively.
  • Complete basic legal writing tasks.
  • Manage projects in legal offices.
  • Communicate persuasively and effectively.

Overview

Attorneys rely on sharp, motivated legal secretaries to help them start a practice or keep a thriving practice competitive. In this program, you’ll learn all the skills you need to enter the fast-paced world of the legal secretary. The demand for this profession is growing faster than average, and attorneys are consistently on the lookout for qualified, professional legal secretaries to augment their practices.  In these lessons, you’ll master everything from the basics of legal terminology and procedure to practice management tasks, accounting, and QuickBooks skills. Along the way, you’ll find out just what it’s like to work in this fascinating and growing field. 

This program will prepare you for a career as a legal secretary in a law office, law firm, non-profit agency, or governmental agency. Upon completion, you'll know how to:

  • Manage the front end of a legal office.
  • Attend to accounting and QuickBooks details for attorneys.
  • Use legal terminology effectively.
  • Complete basic legal writing tasks.
  • Manage projects in legal offices.
  • Communicate persuasively and effectively.

Registration Information

In partnership with Ed2Go, MSU Center for Continuing Education offers a wide range of advanced career training programs where students can interact and learn with their peers while connecting with expert instructors who will answer their questions and provide valuable, timely feedback. Students who complete advanced training programs will receive a certificate of completion from MSU Center for Continuing Education. Click the button below to be redirected to our Ed2Go partner webpage, and complete your registration today!