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I am on advanced parole status and have submitted a I 485. I…

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I am on advanced...

I am on advanced parole status and have submitted a I 485. I have an employment authorization card. Am I eligible to take university credits?

Accountant's Assistant: Because education law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Minnesota

Accountant's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

No

Accountant's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I am married to a US citizen and my application has been in process for 15 months.

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Fortunately, yes, you are allowed to take credits. The school will decide what they will charge you, and they probably will charge you higher tuition rates, but immigration doesn't get involved with that. That's school policy. If it is too expensive, you may need to find another school.

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