Casper has a total population of 49,644 and a student population of 4,478. Of these students, 4,478 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
The largest paralegal school in Casper, by student population, is Casper College. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Paralegal program at Casper College.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a paralegal degree in Casper. Tuition in 2009 at Casper's paralegal schools was $10,182 per year for instate students and $13,446 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for paralegal related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,160 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,916.
Many paralegal graduates choose to work as paralegals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Casper, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 paralegals in Wyoming were working in the greater Casper area. The number of paralegals in Casper is expected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Casper is $35,570 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for paralegals.