Muskogee, OK has six paralegal schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Oklahoma State University-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with a paralegal program, has a total student population of 23,033. It is the 1086th highest ranked school in the USA and the 11th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Paralegal students from Muskogee schools who go on to become paralegals, paralegalss, paralegal professionals, real estate paralegals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 246,810 people working as paralegals and legal assistants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,080. Also, Legal support workers make on average $58,630 per year and there are about 39,590 of them employed in the US today.
Muskogee lies in Muskogee county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area has 115,250 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $14.94/hr average worker wage, and a $31,080 average annual salary.
Of the 6 paralegal schools with a 100-mile radius of Muskogee, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Tulsa comes out as the most expensive ($22,587/yr) for paralegal students, with University of Arkansas-Fort Smith as the lowest, reported at only $7,984/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Muskogee|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||55.5 miles|