Alexandria has a total population of 8,820 and a student population of 2,550. Of these students, 2,550 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Alexandria Technical & Community College is the largest paralegal school in Alexandria, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Alexandria Technical & Community College with credentials in paralegal.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in paralegal from paralegal schools in Alexandria in 2010. In 2009 tuition at paralegal schools in Alexandria was $5,278 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for paralegal related books and supplies every year.
Many paralegal graduates choose to work as paralegals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alexandria, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,780 paralegals in Minnesota. Of these paralegals, 170 were working in the greater Alexandria area. The number of paralegals in Alexandria is expected to increase by 3% 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 Alexandria is $30,450 per year, which is lower than the average for paralegals state-wide.