There are 2 paralegal schools in Arlington, Virginia. Arlington has a general population of 189,453 and an overall student population of 4,947. Approximately 4,263 of Arlington's students are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Of the 2 paralegal schools in Arlington, the largest paralegal school, by student population, is Marymount University. In 2010, Marymount University graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in paralegal.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a paralegal degree in Arlington. If you decide to attend a paralegal school in Arlington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,899.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,375 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in Arlington. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,745 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $23,759.
After graduating with your credentials in paralegal, if you decide to work as a paralegal in Arlington, your job prospects are good. There were 7,100 paralegals working in Virginia and 9,840 working in the greater Arlington area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of paralegals is expected to increase by 29% in Arlington. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Arlington is $58,730 per year, which is higher than the average for paralegals state-wide.
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