With an overall population of 82,951 and a student population of 6,685, approximately 6,685 of Norwalk students attend one of Norwalk's schools that offer paralegal programs.
Norwalk Community College is the largest paralegal school in Norwalk, based on student population. In 2010, Norwalk Community College graduated approximately 18 students from its paralegal program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a paralegal degree from one of Norwalk's paralegal schools. In 2009 tuition at paralegal schools in Norwalk was $3,180 per year, on average.
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 Norwalk.
Many paralegal graduates choose to work as paralegals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Norwalk, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 paralegals in Connecticut were working in the greater Norwalk area. The number of paralegals in Norwalk is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Norwalk is $50,910 per year, which is higher than the average for paralegals state-wide.