Bangor has a total population of 31,473 and a student population of 6,099. Of these students, 2,881 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Husson University is the largest paralegal school in Bangor, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Paralegal program at Husson University.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a paralegal degree in Bangor. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,990 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for paralegal related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,994 per year, on average, for room and board at Bangor-based paralegal schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,290.
After graduating with your credentials in paralegal, if you decide to work as a paralegal in Bangor, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,290 paralegals in Maine. Of these paralegals, 140 were working in the greater Bangor area. The government projects that the number of paralegals in Bangor will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Bangor is $41,440 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.