Virginia Paralegal and Legal Assistant Schools And Careers

Career Information for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Richmond, Charlottesville and Virginia Beach
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lynchburg, Blacksburg and Harrisonburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Richmond, Virginia Beach and Roanoke

Salaries for Paralegals And Legal Assistants in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Richmond, Virginia Beach and Roanoke

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

Selected Paralegal Training Schools in Virginia

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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

There are a lot of reasons Bryant & Stratton College is the place to get an education.

  • Programs: AAS Paralegal Studies
  • Degrees: Associate
South University
Glen Allen, Virginia Beach

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
Centura College

Centura College, with campus locations in Virginia, South Carolina and Florida.

  • Programs: Associate of Applied Science Degree in Paralegal Law
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Virginia Paralegal Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Virginia Community College Lynchburg Associate 4,926
Centura College - Chesapeake Chesapeake Associate 290
Centura College - Richmond Richmond Associate 186
Centura College - Virginia Beach Virginia Beach Bachelor 1,423
Hampton University Hampton Doctorate & First Professional 5,658
Josef's School of Hair Design Richmond Associate 12,557
Lord Fairfax Community College Middletown Associate 5,655
Marymount University Arlington Doctorate 3,609
Mountain Empire Community College Big Stone Gap Associate 3,017
New River Community College Dublin Associate 4,586
Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Associate 41,266
Patrick Henry Community College Martinsville Associate 2,948
Southwest Virginia Community College Richlands Associate 3,716
Thomas Nelson Community College Hampton Associate 9,368
Tidewater Community College Norfolk Associate 25,857
University of Richmond Richmond Doctorate 4,324
Virginia Intermont College Bristol Bachelor 224
Virginia Western Community College Roanoke Associate 8,653

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Paralegals And Legal Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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


Blacksburg 0 $46400 0
Christiansburg 0 $46400 0
Radford 0 $46400 0
Harrisonburg 110 $37040 0.91
Charlottesville 320 $46490 1.54
Richmond 1770 $49410 1.45
Roanoke 380 $39890 1.25
Lynchburg 180 $35790 0.91
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