With an overall population of 1,742 and a student population of 468, approximately 468 of South Lancaster students attend one of South Lancaster's schools that offer paralegal programs.
South Lancaster's largest paralegal school is Atlantic Union College. In 2010, Atlantic Union College graduated approximately 0 students from its paralegal program.
In 2009 tuition at paralegal schools in South Lancaster was $16,570 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $960 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in South Lancaster. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board at South Lancaster-based paralegal schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,030.
If you plan on staying in South Lancaster after graduating from paralegal school, you should know that job prospects for paralegals in South Lancaster, which is the most popular paralegal profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 paralegals in Massachusetts were working in the greater South Lancaster area. South Lancaster's paralegal workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
As a paralegal in South Lancaster, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,540 per year. This is higher than the average salary for paralegals in the state.