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Paralegal Schools in Kentucky

There are 14 schools in the state of Kentucky offering paralegal programs. 210 students graduated with degrees from Kentucky paralegal schools in 2010. 146 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 42 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 193 students graduate from programs in this state in legal assisting each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from paralegal programs. Specifically, 22 students graduated with paralegal certificates, 146 with a degree at the associate's level, and 42 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

14 paralegal schools are in Kentucky. Of these, while ten schools are private, four schools are public. While public paralegal school tuition varies from $6,492 to $8,424, private paralegal school tuition varies from $9,334 to $17,100.

Average tuition for paralegal programs is $8,533. While the highest tuition for paralegal programs, which is $17,100 every year, is at Sullivan University, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $6,492 each year, is at Morehead State University.

Schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, and bachelors degrees for students pursing paralegal. In 2010, no undergraduate level students in legal assisting sought masters level degrees.

Paralegal Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

On average, 193 students graduate from programs in this state in legal assisting each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from paralegal programs. Specifically, 22 students graduated with paralegal certificates, 146 with a degree at the associate's level, and 42 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Paralegal Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 19
  • Certificate 2007: 26
  • Certificate 2008: 9
  • Certificate 2009: 17
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 205
  • Associate 2007: 187
  • Associate 2008: 131
  • Associate 2009: 124
  • Associate 2010: 146
  • Bachelor 2006: 54
  • Bachelor 2007: 46
  • Bachelor 2008: 37
  • Bachelor 2009: 32
  • Bachelor 2010: 42

Paralegal Program Availability in Kentucky

Kentucky schools offer a total of 22 programs in legal assisting. Of these programs, about 59.1% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Paralegal Program Availability in Kentucky

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 13
  • Bachelor: 5

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26070
  • 25th Percentile: 31640
  • Median: 37850
  • 75th Percentile: 49350
  • 90th Percentile: 61230

Legal Support Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Legal Support Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26290
  • 25th Percentile: 32280
  • Median: 40480
  • 75th Percentile: 52530
  • 90th Percentile: 60110

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Employment Trend

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32390
  • Median Salary 2007: 31970
  • Median Salary 2008: 35600
  • Median Salary 2009: 36950
  • Median Salary 2010: 37850
  • Total Employed 2006: 3160
  • Total Employed 2007: 3170
  • Total Employed 2008: 3390
  • Total Employed 2009: 3160
  • Total Employed 2010: 3170

Legal Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Legal Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37690
  • Median Salary 2007: 43140
  • Median Salary 2008: 35940
  • Median Salary 2009: 41590
  • Median Salary 2010: 40480
  • Total Employed 2006: 600
  • Total Employed 2007: 520
  • Total Employed 2008: 590
  • Total Employed 2009: 520
  • Total Employed 2010: 450

Kentucky vs National Paralegal Employment

Kentucky vs National Paralegal Employment

  • Employed in Kentucky: 1.248% (3620)

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1. Daymar College - Bellevue

119 Fairfield Avenue
Bellevue, KY 41073
(859) 291-0800

Daymar College-Bellevue offers one program in legal assisting and Daymar is in the suburbs of Bellevue, Kentucky. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

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2. Daymar College - Scottsville

1138 Old Gallatin Rd
Scottsville, KY 42164
(270) 237-3577

Daymar College-Scottsville is a for-profit 2-year institution. Daymar, which is very close to Scottsville, Kentucky, is in a rural area. It is one of several campuses. It offers students eight certificates and ten associates level degrees. 171 students pursued degrees from the 11 programs at Daymar in 2010. It offers subjects including business management and web design. This school is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.

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3. Daymar College - Bowling Green

2421 Fitzgerald Industrial Dr.
Bowling Green, KY 42101
(270) 843-6750

Daymar College-Bowling Green is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one paralegal program. 518 students seek degrees in 21 programs at this school, overall. Daymar is the tenth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering legal assisting.

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4. ITT Technical Institute - Louisville

9500 Ormsby Station Road- Suite 100
Louisville, KY 40223
(502) 327-7424

ITT Technical Institute-Louisville is a for-profit 4-year institution. ITT is in the suburbs of Louisville, Kentucky. It is one of several campuses. This specialized school offers ten associates level degrees and six bachelors level degrees to students. In 2010, 993 students sought degrees from the 14 programs at this technical college. It offers subjects such as animation, business, and criminal justice. It is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. It is one of 14 technical colleges in Kentucky.

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5. Daymar College - Online

3309 Collins Lane
Louisville, KY 40245
(270) 663-6300

Daymar College-Online is a for-profit 4-year institution. Daymar is located near Louisville, KY. It is one of several campuses. Students are offered eight certificates, nine degrees at the associates level, and six degrees at the bachelors level by Daymar. In 2010, 354 students pursued degrees from the nine programs at Daymar. This school offers subjects such as healthcare and accounting.

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6. Brown Mackie College - Louisville

3605 Fern Valley Road
Louisville, KY 40219
(502) 968-7191

Brown Mackie College-Louisville offers one paralegal program and it is near the center of the city. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering legal assisting in terms of programs.

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7. Brown Mackie College - Hopkinsville

4001 Fort Campbell Boulevard
Hopkinsville, KY 42240-4948
(270) 886-1302

Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville offers two programs in legal assisting. More specifically, it offers one paralegal certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in legal assisting. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

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8. Daymar College - Owensboro

3361 Buckland Sq
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 926-4040

Daymar College-Owensboro is 3.0 miles from the center of the city. It offers two programs in legal assisting. Out of those, it offers students one degree at the associate's level in legal assisting and one bachelor's level degree in legal assisting. This school is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in legal assisting.

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9. Sullivan University

3101 Bardstown Rd
Louisville, KY 40205-3013
(502) 456-6504

Sullivan University, which is 5.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Louisville, KY. It offers three paralegal programs. Of those, students are offered one paralegal certificate by it, one paralegal degree at the associate's level, and one bachelor's level legal assisting degree. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering paralegal programs.

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10. Daymar College - Louisville

4112 Fern Valley Road
Louisville, KY 40219
(502) 495-1040

Daymar College-Louisville is 7.7 miles from the center of the city and it offers one paralegal program. Daymar is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering paralegal programs.

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11. Daymar College - Madisonville

1105 National Mine Drive
Madisonville, KY 42431
(270) 643-0312

Daymar College-Madisonville offers one program in legal assisting.

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12. Daymar College - Paducah Main

509 South 30th Street
Paducah, KY 42001-8252
(270) 444-9950

Daymar College-Paducah Main is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is located in Paducah, KY. This school is one of several campuses. It offers subjects such as allied health, business management, and massage therapy. It offers 14 certificates, 17 associates level degrees, and three degrees at the bachelors level to students. In 2010, 466 students sought degrees from the 20 programs at Daymar. It is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.

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13. Beckfield College - Florence

16 Spiral Drive
Florence, KY 41042
(859) 371-9393x129

Beckfield College-Florence is in the suburbs of Florence, Kentucky. Beckfield offers three programs in legal assisting. Out of those, it offers students one paralegal certificate, one associate's level legal assisting degree, and one bachelor's level degree in legal assisting. 1,126 students pursue degrees in 18 Beckfield programs, overall. It is the largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering legal assisting in terms of programs.

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14. Brown Mackie College - Northern Kentucky

309 Buttermilk Pike
Fort Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-5627

Brown Mackie College-Northern Kentucky offers one program in legal assisting and it is located in the suburbs of Fort Mitchell, Kentucky. This small school is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in legal assisting.

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15. Western Kentucky University

1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000
(270) 745-0111

Western Kentucky University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Bowling Green, KY and it offers one paralegal program. This big university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering paralegal programs.

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16. Morehead State University

University Blvd
Morehead, KY 40351
(606) 783-2221

Morehead State University offers one paralegal program. This school is a public 4-year institution. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering legal assisting in terms of programs.

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17. The University of Louisville

2301 S 3rd St
Louisville, KY 40292-0001
(502) 852-5555

The University of Louisville is near the heart of downtown and it offers one paralegal program. This university is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Kentucky. This university is the oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in legal assisting.

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18. Eastern Kentucky University

521 Lancaster Ave
Richmond, KY 40475-3102
(859) 622-1000

Eastern Kentucky University is in Richmond, KY. It offers three paralegal programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in legal assisting by it, one associate's level degree in legal assisting, and one paralegal degree at the bachelor's level. This school is one of 24 public post-secondary institutions in Kentucky. In terms of programs, this large school is the second biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering legal assisting.