Godfrey has a general population of 16,286 and an overall student population of 8,215. Approximately 8,179 of Godfrey's students are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Lewis and Clark Community College is the largest paralegal school in Godfrey, based on student population. In 2010, Lewis and Clark Community College graduated approximately 26 students with credentials in paralegal.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in paralegal from paralegal schools in Godfrey in 2010. If you decide to attend a paralegal school in Godfrey, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,632.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $980 for paralegal related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a paralegal in Godfrey, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 paralegals in Illinois were working in the greater Godfrey area. By the year 2018, the number of paralegals is expected to increase by 25% in Godfrey. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Godfrey is $41,460 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.