Greenville has a total population of 56,002 and a student population of 23,214. Of these students, 15,089 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Of the 1 paralegal schools in Greenville, the largest paralegal school, by student population, is Greenville Technical College. In 2010, Greenville Technical College graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in paralegal.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with a paralegal degree in Greenville. In 2009 tuition at paralegal schools in Greenville was $3,492 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $998 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in Greenville.
If you decide to work as a paralegal in Greenville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,040 paralegals in South Carolina. Of these paralegals, 640 were working in the greater Greenville area. Greenville's paralegal workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Greenville is $30,380 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.