Elk River has a total population of 16,447 and a student population of 335. Of these students, 335 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
The largest paralegal school in Elk River, by student population, is Minnesota School of Business-Elk River and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Minnesota School of Business-Elk River with credentials in paralegal.
If you decide to attend a paralegal school in Elk River, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,040.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,260 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in Elk River.
If you plan on staying in Elk River after graduating from paralegal school, you should know that job prospects for paralegals in Elk River, which is the most popular paralegal profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,780 paralegals in Minnesota. Of these paralegals, 3,530 were working in the greater Elk River area. The number of paralegals in Elk River is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
As a paralegal in Elk River, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,770 per year. This is higher than the average salary for paralegals in the state.