Booneville has a total population of 8,625 and a student population of 3,633. Of these students, 3,633 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Northeast Mississippi Community College is the largest paralegal school in Booneville, based on student population. In 2010, Northeast Mississippi Community College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in paralegal.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a paralegal degree from one of Booneville's paralegal schools. Tuition in 2009 at Booneville's paralegal schools was $8,891 per year for instate students and $10,821 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for paralegal related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,104 per year, on average, for room and board at Booneville-based paralegal schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,727.
If you plan on staying in Booneville after graduating from paralegal school, you should know that job prospects for paralegals in Booneville, which is the most popular paralegal profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 paralegals in Mississippi were working in the greater Booneville area. The government projects that the number of paralegals in Booneville will increase by 28% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Booneville is $33,330 per year, which is lower than the average for paralegals state-wide.