Chula Vista has a general population of 173,556 and an overall student population of 22,493. Approximately 21,597 of Chula Vista's students are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Of the 1 paralegal schools in Chula Vista, the largest paralegal school, by student population, is Southwestern College. In 2010, approximately 38 students graduated from the Paralegal program at Southwestern College.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with a paralegal certificate in Chula Vista. In 2009 tuition at paralegal schools in Chula Vista was $772 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in Chula Vista.
If you plan on staying in Chula Vista after graduating from paralegal school, you should know that job prospects for paralegals in Chula Vista, which is the most popular paralegal profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 paralegals in California were working in the greater Chula Vista area. The government projects that the number of paralegals in Chula Vista will increase by 19% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Chula Vista is $63,110 per year, which is higher than the average for paralegals state-wide.