Lancaster has a general population of 118,718 and an overall student population of 32,970. Approximately 792 of Lancaster's students are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
The largest paralegal school in Lancaster, by student population, is University of Antelope Valley. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Paralegal program at University of Antelope Valley.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a paralegal degree in Lancaster.
If you plan on staying in Lancaster after graduating from paralegal school, you should know that job prospects for paralegals in Lancaster, which is the most popular paralegal profession, are average. There were 31,400 paralegals working in California and 10,370 working in the greater Lancaster area in 2010. The government projects that the number of paralegals in Lancaster will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Lancaster is $48,450 per year, which is higher than the average for paralegals state-wide.