Paralegal Schools In Texas

Texas has 55 accredited paralegal schools where paralegal faculty who teach paralegal classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in paralegal in the state of Texas, which encompasses paralegal training at the following levels:

  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Associates degree in Paralegal
  • Bachelors degree in Paralegal
  • Masters degree in Paralegal


Schools

  1. Alvin Community College

    3110 Mustang Rd, Alvin, Texas 77511-4898

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  2. Amarillo College

    2011 S. Washington, Amarillo, Texas 79109

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  3. Angelina College

    3500 South First, Lufkin, Texas 75902-1768

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  4. Arlington Career Institute

    901 Ave K, Grand Prairie, Texas 75050

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  5. Austin Community College District

    5930 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, Texas 78752

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  6. Central Texas College

    6200 West Central Texas Expressway, Killeen, Texas 76549-4199

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  7. Court Reporting Institute-Wheeler Institute of Texas

    1341 W. Mockingbird Lane, Suite 200 East, Dallas, Texas 75247

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  8. Del Mar College

    101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, Texas 78404-3897

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  9. Texas A & M University-Commerce

    2600 South Neal, Commerce, Texas 75429-3011

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  10. El Centro College

    801 Main Street, Dallas, Texas 75202-3604

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  11. El Paso Community College

    919 Hunter Drive, El Paso, Texas 79915-1908

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  12. University of Houston-Clear Lake

    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, Texas 77058-1098

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  13. Houston Community College

    3100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002

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  14. ITT Technical Institute-Arlington

    551 Ryan Plaza Dr, Arlington, Texas 76011

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  15. ITT Technical Institute-Houston West

    2950 S Gessner, Houston, Texas 77063-3751

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  16. Kilgore College

    1100 Broadway, Kilgore, Texas 75662-3299

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  17. Lamar State College-Port Arthur

    1500 Proctor St, Port Arthur, Texas 77640

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  18. Lee College

    511 S Whiting, Baytown, Texas 77520

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  19. McLennan Community College

    1400 College Dr, Waco, Texas 76708

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  20. Midland College

    3600 N Garfield, Midland, Texas 79705

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  21. Navarro College

    3200 W 7th Avenue, Corsicana, Texas 75110

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  22. Lone Star College System

    5000 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, Texas 77381-4399

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  23. Odessa College

    201 W University, Odessa, Texas 79764

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  24. The University of Texas at Brownsville

    80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, Texas 78520-4991

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  25. San Antonio College

    1300 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, Texas 78212-4299

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  26. San Jacinto Community College

    8060 Spencer Hwy, Pasadena, Texas 77501-2007

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  27. South Plains College

    1401 S. College Ave, Levelland, Texas 79336

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  28. South Texas Vocational Technical Institute-McAllen

    2400 Daffodil Ave., McAllen, Texas 78501

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  29. Stephen F Austin State University

    2008 Alumin Drive, Rusk 206, Nacogdoches, Texas 75961

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  30. Texas State University-San Marcos

    601 University Dr, San Marcos, Texas 78666

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  31. Tarrant County College District

    1500 Houston St, Fort Worth, Texas 76102-6524

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  32. Texas Wesleyan University

    1201 Wesleyan St, Fort Worth, Texas 76105-1536

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  33. Texas Woman's University

    304 Administration Dr, Denton, Texas 76201

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  34. Tyler Junior College

    1400 East Fifth Street, Tyler, Texas 75798

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  35. Victoria College

    2200 E Red River, Victoria, Texas 77901

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  36. Wharton County Junior College

    911 Boling Hwy, Wharton, Texas 77488

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  37. Collin County Community College District

    3452 Spur 399, McKinney, Texas 75069

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  38. Iverson Business School and Court Reporting

    1600 East Pioneer Pkwy, Suite 200, Arlington, Texas 76010

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  39. ITT Technical Institute-Houston North

    15651 North Freeway, Houston, Texas 77090

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  40. ITT Technical Institute-San Antonio

    5700 Northwest Pky, San Antonio, Texas 78249-3303

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  41. Center for Advanced Legal Studies

    3910 Kirby Ste 200, Houston, Texas 77098-4151

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  42. Kaplan College in Dallas

    12005 Ford Road, Suite 100, Dallas, Texas 75234

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  43. South Texas College

    3201 W Pecan, McAllen, Texas 78502-9701

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  44. ITT Technical Institute-Webster

    1001 Magnolia Ave, Webster, Texas 77598

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  45. Kaplan College-San Antonio

    6441 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, Texas 78238

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  46. ITT Technical Institute-Richardson

    2101 Waterview Pky, Richardson, Texas 75080

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  47. Virginia College-Austin

    6301 E Highway 290, Austin, Texas 78723

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  48. Everest College-Dallas

    6080 North Central Expressway, Dallas, Texas 75206

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  49. Everest College-Fort Worth

    5237 N Riverside Dr Ste 100, Fort Worth, Texas 76137

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  50. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_DeSoto

    921 W Belt Line Rd Ste 181, DeSoto, Texas 75115

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  51. Everest College-Forth Worth South

    La Gran Plaza 4200 S FWY, Ft Worth, Texas 76115

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  52. Brown Mackie College-San Antonio

    4715 Fredericksburg Rd Ste 520, San Antonio, Texas 78229

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Cities

  1. Paralegal Schools in Houston, TX6 Schools
  2. Paralegal Schools in Dallas, TX5 Schools
  3. Paralegal Schools in Fort Worth, TX5 Schools
  4. Paralegal Schools in San Antonio, TX4 Schools
  5. Paralegal Schools in Mcallen, TX2 Schools
  6. Paralegal Schools in Arlington, TX2 Schools
  7. Paralegal Schools in Austin, TX2 Schools
  8. Paralegal Schools in Richardson, TX1 Schools
  9. Paralegal Schools in Pasadena, TX1 Schools
  10. Paralegal Schools in Corsicana, TX1 Schools
  11. Paralegal Schools in Alvin, TX1 Schools
  12. Paralegal Schools in Desoto, TX1 Schools
  13. Paralegal Schools in Baytown, TX1 Schools
  14. Paralegal Schools in Webster, TX1 Schools
  15. Paralegal Schools in Commerce, TX1 Schools
  16. Paralegal Schools in Port Arthur, TX1 Schools
  17. Paralegal Schools in Kilgore, TX1 Schools
  18. Paralegal Schools in Victoria, TX1 Schools
  19. Paralegal Schools in Tyler, TX1 Schools
  20. Paralegal Schools in Lufkin, TX1 Schools
  21. Paralegal Schools in Corpus Christi, TX1 Schools
  22. Paralegal Schools in Nacogdoches, TX1 Schools
  23. Paralegal Schools in Brownsville, TX1 Schools
  24. Paralegal Schools in San Marcos, TX1 Schools
  25. Paralegal Schools in Denton, TX1 Schools
  26. Paralegal Schools in Amarillo, TX1 Schools
  27. Paralegal Schools in Killeen, TX1 Schools
  28. Paralegal Schools in Levelland, TX1 Schools
  29. Paralegal Schools in Waco, TX1 Schools
  30. Paralegal Schools in Midland, TX1 Schools
  31. Paralegal Schools in Grand Prairie, TX1 Schools
  32. Paralegal Schools in Odessa, TX1 Schools
  33. Paralegal Schools in McKinney, TX1 Schools
  34. Paralegal Schools in Wharton, TX1 Schools
  35. Paralegal Schools in El Paso, TX1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Texas Vs. National Paralegal Employment

Texas 31,170
National 476,640

Of all of the paralegals in the country, nearly 7% are in the state of Texas.

Employment Growth for Paralegals In Texas

31,300 31,630 32,860 31,280 31,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Paralegal is a shrinking field in Texas. 130 less paralegals were working in Texas in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Texas, this field has shrunk by 0% in four years. This decline is slower than the change in the number of paralegals around the country. Nationally, the number of paralegals has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010.

Paralegal VS. All Professions salaries in Texas

$42,605 $44,090 $44,855 $46,110 $45,535
$42,701 $44,703 $45,514 $47,910 $49,136
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Paralegal
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of paralegals is declining, the salaries paid to paralegals are increasing in Texas. In 2006 paralegals made a mean salary of $42,605 per year, and in 2010 they made $45,535 per year.

Salary percentiles for Paralegals in Texas

10th percentile
$27,540
25th percentile
$33,535
50th percentile
$43,845
75th percentile
$55,855
90th percentile
$67,880

This represents a 6% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of paralegal, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid paralegals earning 146% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Texas state.

Average Salaries for Paralegals and related professions in Texas

Court Reporter
$58,350
Criminal Justice
$45,659
Homeland Security
$30,738
Law
$58,559
Paralegal
$45,535

In Texas, paralegals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Paralegal programs available for each degree type for all schools in Texas

associate
43
bachelor
6
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
26
Total76

The number of students graduating from the 55 accredited paralegal schools in Texas is increasing. In Texas, there were 1,038 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,070 graduates from paralegal courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of paralegal school degree or certificate graduates in Texas by 3%. Most of these graduates, or 57%, earned a associate's degree in paralegal.

Paralegal Faculty Salaries in Texas

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