48 months
45870 USD/year
45540 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Legal Studies from Hamline University sets you on a path to the courtroom as a lawyer or paralegal, or a career in any field that requires an ability to navigate the legal system.  


At Legal Studies from Hamline University you’ll gain the critical thinking skills to analyze legal problems, investigative skills to conduct legal research, and professional experience through mock trial, internships, and other opportunities.

You'll learn from experienced professors, scholars, and practitioners of the law who teach courses, develop curriculum, advise students, research and write about legal issues, and support adjunct faculty. With hands-on learning and individual mentorship, you'll graduate ready to succeed in a courtroom, executive suite, or capitol building


  • Litigation support specialist
  • Administrative compliance specialist
  • Judicial administration assistant
  • Violence and assault program advocate

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal Systems in American Society
  • Legal Advocacy, Policy, and Practice
  • Legal Studies Practicum
  • Mock Trial
  • Legal Interviewing
  • Law of Evidence for Legal Professionals
  • Contracts
  • Law and the Lives of Women
  • Tort Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National regular decision is on January 15. Rolling Admission thereafter (as space is available).


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit official or certified copies of academic records from all secondary schools and colleges or universities you have attended. If your academic records are not in English, you must have them translated into English by a certified public translator.
  • Submit official or certified copies of academic records from all colleges or universities you have attended. 
  • Whether you're applying as a freshman or transfer student, you must demonstrate proficiency in English to be considered for admission to any of our programs. 
  • Have at least one letter of recommendation describing your academic and leadership record and potential from your guidance counselor and/or an academic teacher sent directly to Hamline.
  • You must submit documentary evidence of the amount of financial support that will be available to you.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45870 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    45540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45540 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Saint Paul

1040 - 1755 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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