Administrative Support Technology - Specialization in Legal Assisting
Would you enjoy working in the legal profession? This pathway is designed to provide you with a sufficient level of knowledge, understanding, and proficiency to perform specific tasks in a legal environment. A legal assistant will have a basic understanding of the general processes of American law and the knowledge and proficiency to perform specific tasks under the supervision of a lawyer.
We offer an exemption exam for AST 101 Keyboarding. The date of this exemption exam is posted at the Class Schedules link on the web. This exam consists of three parts: a 5-minute timed writing, a short multiple-choice test, and the student must be able to correctly format three documents. A score of 70 percent is required to pass this exam. Also, if you have been working in an office setting for at least two years, you may be allowed to exempt out of AST 101. services/testing-cente
This is an online program. However, you may be asked to come to the Testing Center to complete some tests during the semester. Refer to the following link for Testing Center hours: https://www.vhcc.edu/current-students/student-services/testing-center