Associate of Applied Science in Legal Assisting
Patrick Henry Community College

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Legal Assisting program prepares students for careers as paralegals or legal assistants, performing legal tasks under the supervision of an attorney.  Students gain skills in communications, problem solving, scientific reasoning, information literacy, and critical thinking.  You will be able to produce a variety of legal documents that appear professional and behave appropriately and ethically within the workplace.


  • Official high school transcripts or GED certificate
  • Official college transcripts from all previously attended institutions

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges