The legal office certificate program is designed to assist students in becoming familiar with terminology, forms, and procedures used in legal offices. Upon completion of this program, students should be able to secure entry-level employment as a legal office employee
Work and Employment
Legal assistants prepare legal papers and correspondence and assist legal research
Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354; Mary Ann Hurd, Assistant Professor of Office and Administrative Services, 815/835-6202.
Estimated Program Cost
The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates for the required number 26 credit hours.
|Student Activity Fee||$150.00||$150.00||$150.00|
|Total Tuition and Fees||$3,133.00||$8,567.00||$9,269.00|
Estimated Additional Costs
The following figures are based on the average estimated per-credit-hour cost of attendance for the required number 26 credit hours. Actual costs will vary; check the Class Schedule for actual book costs.
|Room and Board||$6,750.00|
|Books and Supplies||$1,269.16|