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Career Information for Students with a Criminal Record


A student who has been arrested, charged or convicted of any criminal offense may be limited in his/her chance of employment in the field he/she may intend to study as well as a chance to obtain federal, state or other higher education financial aid (this is according to Minnesota State Law, Minnesota Statute 135A.157, effective August 1, 2009).

For more information please refer to the following websites:

Minnesota Statute

Background Check Statutes

Council on Crime and Justice

ISEEK