With an overall population of 14,052 and a student population of 4,554, approximately 4,554 of Jasper students attend one of Jasper's schools that offer paralegal programs.
Of the 1 paralegal schools in Jasper, the largest paralegal school, by student population, is Bevill State Community College. In 2010, Bevill State Community College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in paralegal.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a paralegal degree in Jasper. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,450 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Jasper paralegal schools was an average of $14,722 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in Jasper. And if you live on campus at one of the Jasper-based paralegal schools, you will have an added expense of $1,815 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,030.
After graduating with your credentials in paralegal, if you decide to work as a paralegal in Jasper, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 4,170 paralegals in Alabama. Of these paralegals, 1,350 were working in the greater Jasper area. The government projects that the number of paralegals in Jasper will increase by 9% by the year 2018. 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 Jasper is $41,860 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.
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