Is an Online Law Education Possible?

Yes! Kaplan University, the highest ranking online law school, is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding law professionals, tax lawyers, judges, paralegals, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 13,140 people employed as administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $87,620. Arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators make on average $63,250 per year and there are about 8,110 of them employed today. Online schools like Kaplan University have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

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