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Legal Support Services Schools in Connecticut

162 students earned Legal Support degrees in Connecticut in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Legal Support Services is the 79th most popular major out of a total 247 majors commonly available.

Legal Support majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 65
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 65
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 65
Associate’s Degree 31
Bachelor’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Connecticut, a legal support major is more popular with women than with men.

Legal Support Services Majors in CT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of legal support majors in Connecticut is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 10.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.8%
  • White: 50.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 22.8%
Legal Support Services Majors in CT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

There are 7,150 people in the state and 596,640 people in the nation working in legal support jobs.

Legal Support Services Jobs Nationwide vs. CT

Legal Support grads earn an average of $58,790 in the state and $54,500 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Connecticut that offer legal support degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

#1

Post University

Waterbury
66 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
9,845 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.23 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $34,900 after graduation. An average student at Post University will pay a net price of $9,857.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,003 Total Students

71% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 21% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%.

#3

University of Hartford

West Hartford
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
6,770 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.40%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $29,592. The full-time teacher rate is 41%.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,237 Total Students

18% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 71% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
6,867 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 40%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,600 a year.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,413 Total Students

A typical student attending NCC will pay a net price of $7,240. 77% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
134 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,119. Graduates earn an average $25,700 after graduation.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,641 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $43,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The 7.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Some of the careers legal support majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 13% $60,240
Legal Support Workers 6% $63,830
Court Reporters 0% $57,600
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 0% $54,380
Legal Secretaries -21% $54,500

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to legal support.

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Law 395
Legal Research 121
Non-Professional Legal Studies 71
Other Legal Professions 41

View all majors related to Legal Support Services

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