Approved by the American Bar Association since 1978, the Paralegal Program at Inver Hills Community College offers a highly challenging curriculum designed for new, career-changing and diverse students. The program is well respected in the legal community and provides in-depth training in law and legal procedures with a practical internship experience in a legal environment. Whether you are interested in work as a paralegal or in legal studies, litigation, contracts, business organizations, real estate, probate or desire to go on to law school, this is the program for you!
To find out more, go to About the Program.
Degree or Certificate offered:
Study Partially Online!
Many paralegal courses are offered partially online with in-class components. You can earn credits and fit your degree plans into your busy schedule. Note: Students must take at least ten (10) semester credits of legal specialty courses through traditional classroom instruction under American Bar Association Guidelines.
Paralegals and graduates do not practice law or give legal advice unless permitted by law.
Criminal Offense Notice
If you have been arrested, charged, or convicted of any criminal offense, you should investigate the impact that the arrest, charge or conviction may have on your chances of employment in the field you intend to study or your chances to obtain federal, state, and other higher education financial aid.