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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Winston-Salem, Asheville and Fayetteville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hickory, Greensboro and Durham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Winston-Salem

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Raleigh, Charlotte and Durham

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Programs
  • Paralegal Studies (AS)
  • Available programs include B.S. and M.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Legal Studies, and A.S. in Paralegal Studies.
  • Accreditation for the Legal Studies and Paralegal Studies programs by the American Bar Association (ABA) at select campuses.
  • Criminal Justice and Legal Studies programs are available at many of the 11 campus locations across the United States.
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High Point
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Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Paralegal Studies*
  • Bachelor of Arts in Government - Pre-Law
  • Master of Public Administration in Law
  • Bachelor’s programs options include Law & National Security, Paralegal Studies, and Government.
  • Regent University School of Law’s faculty was recognized among the Top 10 Faculty in the nation by The Princeton Review in 2013, 2014, and 2015.
  • Law & legal studies programs are fully approved by the American Bar Association (ABA).
  • Regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Programs
  • BS in Legal Support and Services - Paralegal Concentration
  • BS in Legal Support and Services
  • MS in Legal Studies
  • Programs range from Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies, to Master of Public Administration, and more.
  • One of the largest providers of online legal studies in the U.S.
  • Students can enroll in internship courses that provide real-world experience in local law offices.
  • Programs designed to keep students updated on the most recent changes to legal practices.
Programs
  • Paralegal - Associate of Applied Science
  • Part of the Delta Career Education Corporation.
  • Each campus features a public spa and/or salon where students can gain real-world experience.
  • 17 campuses across the United States, with online options as well.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent colleges and Schools (ACICS), with programmatic accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
  • Originally founded in 1916 in Wilmington, North Carolina by Judge Leon Motte.
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Fayetteville
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  • AAS Paralegal Studies
  • BS Legal Studies

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Asheville
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Programs
  • Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies
  • Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies and Litigation Technologies
Bryan University
  • Approved A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) since 1969.
  • Offers free refresher courses to alumni for any previously completed course.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
  • Online headquarters located in Tempe, Arizona, with additional ground campuses in Toronto, Canada and Los Angeles & Sacramento, California.
  • Established in 1940 as Bryan Stenotype School.
Programs
  • Paralegal Studies (AS)
South University, Online Programs
  • Ranked among the Best Grad Schools for Physician Assistants in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Dedicated to delivering quality education and personalized attention to students since 1899.
  • Provides a range of campus experiences and services online including advising, tutoring, student community, and career services.
  • Offers counseling services and a 24/7 crisis hotline to students at no extra charge.
  • Gives students and alumni access to career assistants who help with resumes, cover letters, job hunting, and more.

More North Carolina Paralegal Training Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Hudson
Associate
3,728
Wilmington
Associate
7,570
Morehead City
Associate
1,628
Sanford
Associate
4,603
Charlotte
Associate
18,052
Jacksonville
Associate
4,349
Thomasville
Associate
3,399
Durham
Associate
5,170
Fayetteville
Associate
9,063
Winston Salem
Associate
7,276
Dallas
Associate
5,718
Jamestown
Associate
10,571
Weldon
Associate
1,142
Smithfield
Associate
4,145
Raleigh
Masters
2,202
Winterville
Associate
6,499
Asheville
Bachelor
133
Polkton
Associate
2,250
Sylva
Associate
2,040
Dobson
Associate
3,201
Morganton
Associate
2,448
Wilson
Associate
1,642

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for North Carolina. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Asheville 560 $38,230
Jacksonville 110 $35,440
Burlington 50 $38,880
Durham 380 $47,850
Chapel Hill 380 $47,850
Fayetteville 250 $41,630
Goldsboro 80 $34,770
Greensboro 580 $40,000
High Point 580 $40,000
Greenville 150 $39,780
Hickory 80 $39,610
Lenoir 80 $39,610
Morganton 80 $39,610
New Bern 200 $39,320
Raleigh 1420 $47,200
Rocky Mount 70 $34,430
Wilmington 360 $46,630
Winston 830 $38,730
Salem 830 $38,730

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