1. Browse
  2. Shopping Cart
  3. Personal Info
  4. Payment
  5. Confirmation




Office Administration - Legal DiplomaOFFERED ONLINE
Ontario College Diploma

Have you completed this credential? Request your official copy: Click Here
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

This program prepares students to be a vital part of a high-pressure, precision-based law office. The law-based courses are designed specifically to simulate the practice and procedures of the law office, and will focus on how these tasks are performed. Students will learn how to utilize forms and processes required in all areas of the legal system, as well as in accounting procedures, legal transcription, record keeping, and general office administration.


Please view and retain a copy of the current STUDENT HANDBOOK by Clicking Here
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
MINIMUM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

The minimum requirements for admission to any post-secondary program is an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (30 credits) or an Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma or the equivalent, with credits at the college or general level, or mature student status as defined.

MATURE APPLICANTS
Applicants who are 19 years of age on the first day of classes in the year of admission, and who do not have an OSSD, are considered as mature applicants. Such applicants must complete the required subjects for admission. If they lack the required subjects, they may be requested to write a diagnostic test.
NOTE: Applicants who are not Canadian citizens or who do not have permanent residence status are not considered under this clause.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE:

This program is not currently eligible to receive OSAP funding.

To learn more about what other funding opportunities may be available, please visit Loyalist’s Financial Assistance Office by Clicking Here

REQUIRED COURSES:
COMM8001Communication
COMP8155Introduction to Computers 1
COMP 8517/8535Word Core 2019 & 365
COMP8166Excel Core
MATH8002Business Math
ACCT8003Financial Accounting 1
COMP8522Computer Keyboarding Skills 1
BUSI8185Ethical Issues in Business
ACCT8019Accounting Applications
BUSI8055Building and Maintaining Customer Relationships
COMP8156Introduction to Computers 2
COMM8010Communications: Grammar & Writing
BUSI8134Occupational Health and Safety
BUSI8516Legal Accounting Procedures
BUSI8507Introduction to the Legal Environment
BUSI8023Legal Office Procedures
BUSI8512Legal Transcription
BUSI8521Litigation/Small Claims/Family/Criminal Law Procedures
BUSI8519Real Estate Law Procedures
BUSI8523Wills and Estates Law Procedures
BUSI8525Corporate Law Procedures
BUSI8520Litigation/Small Claims/Family/Criminal Law Applied
BUSI8518Real Estate Law Applied
BUSI8522Wills and Estates Law Applied
BUSI8524Corporate Law Applied
Plus THREEGeneral Education courses
Please note:
Courses are listed above in the recommended order of completion
Students must obtain a G.P.A. of 60% or higher to obtain this diploma
Students have seven years to complete the diploma requirements
Courses may not be available every semester while others may have regular monthly intakes
For more information, contact 613-969-1913 or 1-888-569-2547 ext. 2185, distance@loyalistcollege.com

The following courses are currently available and listed in alpha order below by course code.

ACCT 8003

Financial Accounting 1

ACCT 8019

Accounting Applications

BUSI 8023

Legal Office Procedures

BUSI 8055

Building & Maintaining Customer Relationships

BUSI 8134

Occupational Health & Safety

BUSI 8185

Ethical Issues in Business

BUSI 8507

Introduction to the Legal Environment

BUSI 8512

Legal Transcription

BUSI 8516

Legal Accounting Procedures

BUSI 8518

Real Estate Law Applied

BUSI 8519

Real Estate Law Procedures

BUSI 8520

Litigation/Small Claims/Family/Criminal Law Applied

BUSI 8521

Litigation/Small Claims/Family/Criminal Law Procedures

BUSI 8522

Wills and Estates Law Applied

BUSI 8523

Wills and Estates Law Procedures

BUSI 8524

Corporate Law Applied

BUSI 8525

Corporate Law Procedures

COMM 8001

Communications

COMM 8010

Communications: Grammar & Writing

COMP 8155

Introduction to Computers 1

COMP 8156

Introduction to Computers 2

COMP 8166

Excel Core 2016

COMP 8522

Computer Keyboarding Skills 1

COMP 8535

Word Core 2019 & 365

MATH 8002

Business Mathematics