Gainful Employment

Information on The UniversityTulsa Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Paralegal Studies Program Gainful Employment Disclosures

July 1, 2012

Cost

  • Tuition and Fees
    •  $5,950 (includes non- refundable $50.00 Application fee).
    • Room and Board
      •  Typically, Paralegal students do not live on campus due to the non- traditional format of the Paralegal certificate program.
      • Academic Annual rate for TU apartments
          • Norman/USA:  $10,611.00
          • Mayo Lorton Brown: $11,113.00
          • Books: approx. $100 - $200 per class
          • Supplies: approx. $30 (e.g., calculators and Bluebooks for exams)

          Length of time for successful completion

          • 2005: Average number of months - 12.32 (23 graduates)
          • 2006: Average number of months - 26.83 (16 graduates)
          • 2007: Average number of months - 11.06 (15 graduates)
          • 2008: Average number of months - 13.45 (15 graduates)
          • 2009: Average number of months - 13.94 (31 graduates)
          • 2010: Average number of months - 10.94 (19 graduates)
          • 2011: Average number of months 
            • Day students-  8.69 (23 graduates)
            • Evening students-15.8 (10 graduates)
            • 2012: Average number of months
              • Day students- 8 months (7 graduates)
              • Evening Students- 15 months (7 graduates)

              91 % Job Placement for students completing the program and seeking a paralegal career at this time

              • 10 Graduates Working as a Paralegal
              • 1 intern
              • 1  Graduate Continuing Education (plans to attend Law School)
              • 1  Graduate Working in Another Field (Teacher, Contractor, Self Employed, Corporate)
              • 1 Unable to contact

              Median Loan Debt

              • Federal Mean Debt:  $11,224.69
              • Private Mean Debt: $0
              • Institutional Finance:  $0