Hyattsville has a total population of 14,733 and a student population of 37,861. Of these students, 37,347 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
University of Maryland-University College is the largest paralegal school in Hyattsville, based on student population. In 2010, University of Maryland-University College graduated approximately 0 students from its paralegal program.
In 2009 tuition at paralegal schools in Hyattsville was $5,760 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for paralegal related books and supplies each year.
Many paralegal graduates choose to work as paralegals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hyattsville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 paralegals in Maryland were working in the greater Hyattsville area. The government projects that the number of paralegals in Hyattsville will increase by 5% 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 Hyattsville is $58,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.