Paralegal Schools in North Dakota

The colleges and universities in North Dakota offer several programs for earning a certificate or degree in paralegal studies. This guide to paralegal schools in North Dakota will help you find the information you need to make the right choice for your personal interests and career aspirations. As an alternative to traditional classroom-based programs, you may wish to consider an online paralegal program, which offers a more flexible schedule for working students.

Quick Facts:

  • There are 3 colleges and universities that offer a paralegal/legal assistant degree program in North Dakota.
  • 3 schools offer a certificate program for paralegals/legal assistants.
  • 3 schools offer an associate’s degree program for paralegals/legal assistants.
  • No schools offer a bachelor’s degree program for paralegals/legal assistants.
  • There are no ABA approved paralegal degree programs in North Dakota.
  • Highest graduation rate: Lake Region State College 52%.1
  • Highest transfer-out rate: Rasmussen College 35%.1
  • Highest net price per year: Rasmussen College $19,523.1
  • Lowest net price per year: Turtle Mountain Community College $5,644.1
  • Highest student population: Lake Region State College 2,056.1
  • Lowest student population: Turtle Mountain Community College 588.1
  • Annual tuition range for paralegal programs at community colleges and career schools in North Dakota: $2,250-$12,6402
  • No schools in US News Best Law Schools Rankings of 2013 (top 100)

Read on to find profiles of popular programs and more in-depth information about paralegal schools in North Dakota.

Paralegal Degree Programs in North Dakota

University of North Dakota
The University of North Dakota’s Office of Extended Learning offers a paralegal career preparation program that is not for college credit. Courses include Legal Secretary, Paralegal, Paralegal Career Prep I, II, III, and Paralegal Career Prep Master. All courses offered by UND’s Office of Extended Learning are delivered fully online, aimed at busy and/or working students. Other legal programs offered by the Office of Extended Learning include Court Interpreter, LSAT Preparation, and Mediator & Arbitrator.

American Bar Association Approved Paralegal Programs in North Dakota


1. National Center for Education Statistics College Navigator: https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/
2. Niche College Search: https://www.niche.com/colleges/?state=ND&sort=best