Mississippi Paralegal and Legal Assistant Schools And Careers

Career Information for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Mississippi

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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jackson and Pascagoula
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hattiesburg and Gulfport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Jackson and Gulfport

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Hattiesburg and Jackson

Schools for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Mississippi are listed below.

Selected Paralegal Training Schools in Mississippi

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Legal Support and Services - Paralegal Concentration, BS in Legal Support and Services, Undergraduate in Legal Studies, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Paralegal Studies*, Master of Public Administration in Law, Bachelor of Arts in Government - Pre-Law, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

  • Programs: Paralegal Studies (AS)
  • Degrees: Associate

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Jurisprudence with concentration in Legal Studies (Bachelor of Science) - Online, Legal Studies - Law & Public Policy (Master of Science) - Online, Legal Studies - Homeland Security (Master of Science) - Online, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
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More Mississippi Paralegal Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Hinds Community College Raymond Associate 9,941
Holmes Community College Goodman Associate 5,107
Itawamba Community College Fulton Associate 5,871
Jones County Junior College Ellisville Associate 4,683
Mississippi College Clinton Doctorate 4,467
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston Associate 8,860
Mississippi University for Women Columbus Masters 2,379
Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville Associate 3,339
Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia Associate 7,097
University of Mississippi Main Campus Oxford Doctorate 15,129
University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg Doctorate 14,592
Virginia College-Gulf Coast Biloxi Associate 287
Virginia College-Jackson Jackson Associate 905

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Mississippi. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Paralegals And Legal Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Paralegals And Legal Assistants relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Gulfport 220 $43020 0.77
Biloxi 220 $43020 0.77
Pascagoula 220 $43020 0.77
Hattiesburg 50 $51660 0.45
Jackson 770 $53190 1.49
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