Looking for paralegal programs in Sylva, NC?
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|Campus Setting||Institution Type||Number of Programs||Number of Subjects|
|Town: Fringe||2-year, Public||65||61|
|Student Population||In-State Tuition||Out of State Tuition||Enrollment/Graduation Rate|
|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|1 miles from location||Southwestern Community College||Sylva||NC||8.88496||n/a||2,698|
There is only one accredited paralegal school in the city of Sylva, Southwestern Community College. In 2010, 3 students graduated from paralegal degree programs at Southwestern Community College. Southwestern Community College was ranked 91st nationwide in 2010.
The tuition rate for paralegal courses at Southwestern Community College was $1,873 per year.
You've earned a paralegal degree...now what?
The highest percentage of paralegal program graduates in Sylva pursue careers as paralegals. 340 paralegals were working in Sylva and surrounding areas in 2010. That means 4 out of every 100 paralegals in North Carolina work in the Sylva area.
According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of paralegals is expected to grow by 27% by 2018. There are projected to be 11,420 paralegals working in North Carolina then. This growth projected for paralegals in North Carolina is faster than the growth projected for paralegals nationwide.
A paralegal in Sylva earns $33,270 per year on average. However, Sylva paralegals earned anywhere in the range from less than $24,620 per year to more than $44,830 per year in 2010.
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Sylva statistics regarding a paralegal career after graduating from a paralegal training program at the paralegal certificate, paralegal associate's degree, paralegal bachelor's degree, paralegal master's degree, or paralegal doctoral degree levels, and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as homeland security or paralegal.
Finding the right career with the right degree is never an easy job.
We work to make that just a bit easier for you. Below you'll find the different careers related to
Paralegal in Sylva, NC
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Legal Secretaries +||n/a||$26,790|
|Paralegals and Legal Assistants +||340||$33,270|
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