Law Schools In Minnesota

There are 65 accredited law schools in Minnesota for faculty who teach law classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the law academic community in Minnesota, and the future trends in law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Schools

  1. Walden University

    155 Fifth Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401

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  2. Alexandria Technical & Community College

    1601 Jefferson Streeet, Alexandria, Minnesota 56308

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  3. Anoka Technical College

    1355 W Hwy 10, Anoka, Minnesota 55303

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  4. Augsburg College

    2211 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454

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  5. Bemidji State University

    1500 Birchmont Dr, Bemidji, Minnesota 56601

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  6. Central Lakes College-Brainerd

    501 West College Drive, Brainerd, Minnesota 56401-3900

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  7. Concordia University-Saint Paul

    275 Syndicate Street North, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55104-5494

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  8. Dakota County Technical College

    1300 145th Street East, Rosemount, Minnesota 55068-2999

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  9. Lake Superior College

    2101 Trinity Rd, Duluth, Minnesota 55811-3399

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  10. Duluth Business University

    4724 Mike Colalillo Drive, Dultuh, Minnesota 55807

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  11. Minnesota State Community and Technical College

    1414 College Way, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537-1000

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  12. Globe University

    8089 Globe Drive, Woodbury, Minnesota 55125-3388

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  13. Minnesota West Community and Technical College

    1593 11th Ave, Granite Falls, Minnesota 56241

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  14. Hamline University

    1536 Hewitt Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55104-1284

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  15. Hibbing Community College-A Technical and Community College

    1515 E 25th St, Hibbing, Minnesota 55746

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  16. Inver Hills Community College

    2500 80th St E, Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota 55076-3224

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  17. South Central College

    1920 Lee Blvd, North Mankato, Minnesota 56003-1920

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  18. Minnesota State University-Mankato

    South Rd and Ellis Ave, Mankato, Minnesota 56001

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  19. Argosy University-Twin Cities

    1515 Central Parkway, Eagan, Minnesota 55121

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  20. Metropolitan State University

    700 E Seventh St, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55106-5000

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  21. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

    100 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0213

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  22. University of Minnesota-Crookston

    2900 University Ave, Crookston, Minnesota 56716-5001

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  23. Minneapolis Business College

    1711 W County Rd B, Roseville, Minnesota 55113-0000

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  24. Minneapolis Community and Technical College

    1501 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403-1779

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  25. Herzing University in Minneapolis

    5700 W Broadway, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55428-3548

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  26. Minnesota School of Business in Richfield

    1401 W 76 St, Richfield, Minnesota 55423

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  27. Minnesota State University-Moorhead

    1104 7th Ave S, Moorhead, Minnesota 56563

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  28. North Hennepin Community College

    7411 85th Ave N, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota 55445

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  29. National American University-Roseville

    1550 West Highway 36, Roseville, Minnesota 55113-4035

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  30. Brown College

    1440 Northland Dr, Mendota Heights, Minnesota 55120-1004

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  31. Normandale Community College

    9700 France Ave S, Bloomington, Minnesota 55431

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  32. Northland Community and Technical College

    1101 Hwy One East, Thief River Falls, Minnesota 56701

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  33. Northwestern College in Saint Paul

    3003 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55113-1598

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  34. Rochester Community and Technical College

    851 30th Ave SE, Rochester, Minnesota 55904-4999

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  35. St. Cloud Technical and Community College

    1540 Northway Drive, Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56303-1240

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  36. Saint Cloud State University

    720 Fourth Ave. South, Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56301-4498

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  37. Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

    700 Terrace Heights, Winona, Minnesota 55987-1399

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  38. Crown College

    8700 College View Drive, Saint Bonifacius, Minnesota 55375-9001

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  39. University of St Thomas in Saint Paul

    2115 Summit Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105-1078

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  40. Rasmussen College-Minnesota

    226 Park Avenue South, St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301-3713

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  41. Southwest Minnesota State University

    1501 State St, Marshall, Minnesota 56258-5468

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  42. Vermilion Community College

    1900 E Camp St, Ely, Minnesota 55731

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  43. Ridgewater College

    2101 15th Ave NW, Willmar, Minnesota 56201

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  44. Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical

    1250 Homer Rd, Winona, Minnesota 55987

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  45. Winona State University

    8th and Johnson St, Winona, Minnesota 55987-5838

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  46. William Mitchell College of Law


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  47. Century Community and Technical College

    3300 Century Ave N, White Bear Lake, Minnesota 55110

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  48. Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College

    2101 14th St, Cloquet, Minnesota 55720

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  49. Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center

    5910 Shingle Creek Pky, Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 55430

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  50. Leech Lake Tribal College

    6945 Littlewolf Road NW, Cass Lake, Minnesota 56633

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  51. National American University-Bloomington

    7801 Metro Parkway, Suite 200, Bloomington, Minnesota 55425

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  52. National American University-Brooklyn Center

    6120 Earle Brown Drive, Suite 100, Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 55430-4100

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  53. Minnesota School of Business in Plymouth

    1455 County Rd 101 North, Plymouth, Minnesota 55447

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  54. ITT Technical Institute-Eden Prairie

    8911 Columbine Road, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347

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  55. University of Phoenix-Minneapolis/St Paul Campus

    435 Ford Rd Ste 1000, Saint Louis Park, Minnesota 55426-4915

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  56. Minnesota School of Business-Waite Park

    1201 2nd Street South, Waite Park, Minnesota 56387

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  57. Minnesota School of Business-Shakopee

    1200 Shakopee Town Square, Shakopee, Minnesota 55379

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  58. Minnesota School of Business in Rochester

    2521 Pennington Drive NW, Rochester, Minnesota 55901

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  59. Minnesota School of Business in Blaine

    3680 Pheasant Ridge Dr NE, Blaine, Minnesota 55449

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  60. Minnesota School of Business - Moorhead

    2777 34th Street South, Moorhead, Minnesota 56560

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  61. Minnesota School of Business-Elk River

    11500 193rd Ave NW, Elk River, Minnesota 55330

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  62. Globe University-Minneapolis

    IDS Center Ste 51, 80 South 8th St, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

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  63. Minnesota School of Business-Lakeville

    17685 Juniper Path, Lakeville, Minnesota 55044

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Minnesota Vs. National Law Employment

Minnesota 32,390
National 2,096,250

Of all of the law professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Minnesota state.

Employment Growth for Law professionals In Minnesota

32,860 33,370 31,270 32,570 32,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Minnesota, law is a shrinking field. 470 less law professionals were working in Minnesota in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Minnesota, this field has shrunk by 1% in four years. This decline is slower than the change in the number of law professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of law professionals has grown by 3% from 2006 to 2010.

Law VS. All Professions salaries in Minnesota

$53,716 $66,234 $67,876 $70,890 $63,226
$45,649 $48,094 $49,813 $50,330 $51,158
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to law professionals are growing in Minnesota. In 2006 law professionals made a mean salary of $53,716 per year, and in 2010 they made $63,226 per year.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Minnesota

10th percentile
$39,803
25th percentile
$48,142
50th percentile
$60,319
75th percentile
$74,190
90th percentile
$88,061

Thus, law professionals' salaries grew by 15% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 83% pay differential between the highest paid law professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of law in Minnesota.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Minnesota

Court Reporter
$62,900
Criminal Justice
$44,673
Criminology
$65,330
Forensic Accounting
$62,070
Homeland Security
$43,723
Law
$63,226
Paralegal
$48,240
Public Administration
$81,275

In Minnesota, law professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law programs available for each degree type for all schools in Minnesota

associate
84
bachelor
51
master
10
doctor
5
Certificate
30
Total180

The number of students graduating from the 65 accredited law schools in Minnesota is decreasing. In Minnesota, there were 3,909 graduates in 2006. And there were 2,911 graduates from law courses in 2010.

This represents a 26% decrease in the number of law degree or certificate school graduates in Minnesota state. 47% of these graduates received a associate's degree in law.

Law Faculty Salaries in Minnesota

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