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Administrative Legal Office Specialist (AAS-ALS)

Program Locations: Bay Minette, Brewton, Thomasville Campuses and Online

Applied Technology Division

Length: Four Semesters

The Associate in Applied Science Degree as an Administrative Legal Office Specialist is designed to prepare students who wish to pursue careers in administrative areas in governmental agencies and/or legal offices.

This is a career program designed for students to go directly into the labor market upon completion. Although some of the courses in this program will transfer to four-year institutions, this program is not designed to be a transfer program of study; therefore, it is not subject to the terms and conditions of STARS.

Semester One

Item # Title Credits
OAD 101 Beginning Keyboarding 3
OAD 125 Word Processing 3
OAD 201 Legal Terminology 3
BUS 215 or OAD 133 + 3
Humanities and Fine Arts Elective (T) + 3
WKO 107 or ORI 101 + 1
Sub-total Credits 16

Semester Two

Item # Title Credits
BUS 188 Personal Development 3
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
OAD 103 Intermediate Keyboarding 3
PRL 101 Introduction to Paralegal Study 3
MTH 116 or MTH 100 + 3
Sub-total Credits 15

Semester Three

Item # Title Credits
OAD 127 Business Law 3
OAD 135 Financial Record Keeping 3
OAD 138 Records/Information Management 3
History, Social Science, or Behavioral Science Elective (ALS) + 3
Math, Science, or Computer Science Elective + 3
Sub-total Credits 15

Complete Graduation Application

Semester Four

Item # Title Credits
OAD 137 Computerized Financial Record Keeping 3
OAD 218 Office Procedures 3
OAD 233 Trends in Office Technology 3
OAD 243 Spreadsheet Applications 3
OAD 242 or PRL 192 + 3
Sub-total Credits 15


*Depending on the program or course, a student may also be required to purchase certain necessary tools and supplies.





Financial Aid is Un-Available


Thomasville Campus

30755 Highway 43 South
Thomasville, AL 36784

Coastal Online


Brewton Campus

220 Alco Drive
Brewton, AL 36426

Bay Minette Campus

1900 Highway 31 South
Bay Minette, AL 36507