Legal Assistant Associate Degree Program
Break into a legal assistant career with an associate's degree from Jones College. You have the option to complete the entire program online (Florida residents only) or attend classes at our convenient campus location in Jacksonville, FL. Upon completion of your training, you'll be ready to enter one of the fastest-growing occupations in the country.
Within the Legal Assistant associate's program, students mix courses from their major component - which include Torts, Contracts and Civil Litigation - with general education and supplemental business courses, all to create a well-rounded experience. Because Jones College offers a wide variety of courses, you'll receive a quality education and develop strong professional perspectives.
Following your graduation from Jones College, you'll be ready for an entry-level position with a law firm, savings and loan association, government agency, insurance company, or a title company. As a legal assistant, you'll likely work directly under an attorney and take on part of their workload. Your legal, business, and general education background from school will cultivate your broad knowledge, so you'll be set to take on whatever the job throws at you.