North Carolina Paralegal and Legal Assistant Schools And Careers

Career Information for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in North Carolina

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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

Schools for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Paralegal Training Schools in North Carolina

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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

Take the first step toward a better future at South College-Asheville.

  • Programs: AAS Paralegal Studies, BS Legal Studies
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

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
Miller-Motte College
Fayetteville, Wilmington

Start the next chapter of your life with an Associate or Bachelor degree from Miller-Motte College Online Division.

  • Programs: Paralegal - Associate of Applied Science
  • Degrees: Associate
South University
High Point

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Paralegal Studies (AS), Legal Studies (BS)
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor
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More North Carolina Paralegal Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute Hudson Associate 3,728
Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Associate 7,570
Carteret Community College Morehead City Associate 1,628
Central Carolina Community College Sanford Associate 4,603
Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte Associate 18,052
Coastal Carolina Community College Jacksonville Associate 4,349
Davidson County Community College Thomasville Associate 3,399
Durham Technical Community College Durham Associate 5,170
Fayetteville Technical Community College Fayetteville Associate 9,063
Forsyth Technical Community College Winston Salem Associate 7,276
Gaston College Dallas Associate 5,718
Guilford Technical Community College Jamestown Associate 10,571
Halifax Community College Weldon Associate 1,142
Johnston Community College Smithfield Associate 4,145
Meredith College Raleigh Masters 2,202
Pitt Community College Winterville Associate 6,499
South College-Asheville Asheville Bachelor 133
South Piedmont Community College Polkton Associate 2,250
Southwestern Community College Sylva Sylva Associate 2,040
Surry Community College Dobson Associate 3,201
Western Piedmont Community College Morganton Associate 2,448
Wilson Community College 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, 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

North Carolina

Asheville 470 $41360 1.34
Fayetteville 270 $41950 1.11
Goldsboro 70 $33830 0.93
Greensboro 670 $41530 0.96
High Point 670 $41530 0.96
Greenville 170 $37560 1.18
Hickory 130 $36660 0.46
Lenoir 130 $36660 0.46
Morganton 130 $36660 0.46
Jacksonville 110 $35790 1.2
Burlington 40 $36560 0.39
Durham 560 $41090 0.98
Chapel Hill 560 $41090 0.98
Raleigh 1490 $48720 1.34
Rocky Mount 70 $37380 0.64
New Bern 140 $36380 1.63
Wilmington 410 $43900 1.69
Winston 1020 $33660 2
Salem 1020 $33660 2
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