With an overall population of 26,128 and a student population of 7,708, approximately 7,634 of Eureka students attend one of Eureka's schools that offer paralegal programs.
Eureka's largest paralegal school is College of the Redwoods. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Paralegal program at College of the Redwoods.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a paralegal certificate from one of Eureka's paralegal schools. Tuition in 2009 at Eureka's paralegal schools was $10,724 per year for instate students and $16,148 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,330 for paralegal related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Eureka-based paralegal schools, you will have an added expense of $6,558 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,178.
If you decide to work as a paralegal in Eureka, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 481 paralegals in California were working in the greater Eureka area. By the year 2018, the number of paralegals is expected to increase by 9% in Eureka. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Eureka is $32,350 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.