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Legal Studies

at Winona State University

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This major enables the student to develop skills as a paraprofessional in the legal profession. The program is interdisciplinary and includes general education requirements, specialized legal courses, and professional options in either business administration, sociology, or multi-legal services. An internship is required at the conclusion of the program. The program is approved by the American Bar Association.

Program Locations

  • Winona State University 55987

Labor Market Information

  • Judicial Law Clerks

  • Median wage: $23.40/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

  • Median wage: $36.14/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Lawyers

  • Median wage: $53.50/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Judges and Magistrates

  • Median wage: $61.52/hour
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
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Winona State University
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