Annandale has a total population of 54,994 and a student population of 47,195. Of these students, 46,619 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
The largest paralegal school in Annandale, by student population, is Northern Virginia Community College. In 2010, approximately 51 students graduated from the Paralegal program at Northern Virginia Community College.
In 2010, 51 students graduated with a paralegal degree in Annandale. If you decide to attend a paralegal school in Annandale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,523.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for paralegal related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in paralegal, if you decide to work as a paralegal in Annandale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,100 paralegals in Virginia. Of these paralegals, 9,840 were working in the greater Annandale area. The number of paralegals in Annandale is expected to increase by 29% 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 Annandale is $58,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.