There are 2 paralegal schools in Virginia Beach, Virginia. With an overall population of 425,257 and a student population of 20,302, approximately 2,391 of Virginia Beach students attend one of Virginia Beach's schools that offer paralegal programs.
Centura College is the largest paralegal school in Virginia Beach, based on student population. Approximately 34 students graduated in 2010 from Centura College with credentials in paralegal.
A reported 38 students graduated with credentials in paralegal in Virginia Beach in 2010. If you decide to attend a paralegal school in Virginia Beach, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,770.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,600 for paralegal related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Virginia Beach after graduating from paralegal school, you should know that job prospects for paralegals in Virginia Beach, which is the most popular paralegal profession, are good. There were 7,100 paralegals working in Virginia and 1,610 working in the greater Virginia Beach area in 2010. Virginia Beach's paralegal workforce is projected to increase by 29% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
As a paralegal in Virginia Beach, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,820 per year. This is higher than the average salary for paralegals in the state.