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State Court Interpreter -Spoken Language Certification License

The license information below is specific to the state of Minnesota.

This license applies to the following occupations:

Interpreters and Translators


To work in the MN state court system, interpreters must 1. Receive a passing score on the Ethics Test 2. Complete the Orientation Program, including filing a notarized affidavit 3. Demonstrate proficiency in English and in a language other than English.

Online Application.

Licensing Authority

Minnesota Judicial Branch


Data is collected by the Department of Employment and Economic Development.