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Legal Support Services Schools in Virginia

510 Legal Support students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Legal Support Services is the 66th most popular major out of a total 292 majors commonly available.

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 207
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 144
Bachelor’s Degree 125
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 34
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 34

Gender Distribution

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

Legal Support Services Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 18.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.8%
  • White: 52.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.2%
  • Other Races: 18.0%
Legal Support Services Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

There are 20,880 people in the state and 596,640 people in the nation working in legal support jobs.

Legal Support Services Jobs Nationwide vs. VA

A typical salary for a legal support grad in the state is $50,230, compared to a typical salary of $54,500 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 24 colleges in Virginia that offer legal support degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Liberty University

Lynchburg
218 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
79,152 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.49 years to graduate. The 9.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 39%.

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,941 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,105. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,685 Total Students

62% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $23,500 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,737 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 66% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 26% are considered full time. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
50,929 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 30% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 57% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,903.

#6

University of Richmond

University of Richmond
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
4,002 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.05 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 69% are considered full time. The 2.10% student loan default rate is lower than average.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,827 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,319. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. 32% of the teachers are full time.

#8

Regent University

Virginia Beach
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
9,889 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $31,400 after graduation. The 5.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.91 years.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
529 Total Students

19% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Bryant & Stratton College - Virginia Beach grads earn an average salary of $21,200. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,144 Total Students

A typical student attending John Tyler Community College will pay a net price of $6,837. The full-time teacher rate is 27%. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Some of the careers legal support majors go into include:

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Legal Support Workers 10% $122,830
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 2% $41,550
Legal Secretaries -19% $41,250

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

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Law 1,075
Other Legal Professions 243
Legal Research 200
Non-Professional Legal Studies 19

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