Certificate of Legal Assistant
New Mexico State University-Alamogordo

Program Details

As assistant with strong communication, organization and office skills, you can fill a key support role in law firms or other organizations.  NMSU-Alamogordo enables you to learn the skills and knowledge for this position with its online Legal Assistant Certificate. Whether you choose to work for a licensed attorney, large private practice or for social services within your community, this curriculum can have you prepared for success.  Likely subjects include:

  • Legal ethics
  • Criminal law
  • Accounting



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official high school transcripts/GED scores
  • Official college transcripts, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission