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Regent University

Legal Assistant/Paralegal (22.0302)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Paralegal Studies
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BS
2010 CIP Code: 

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:
Off-Campus:NoNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Date of Last Council Action (mm/yyyy)  
Date Program Placed on Probation:  
Date Program Closed:  
This program can be completed solely via distance education.
BCHE - Before Council of Higher Education
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19926213
2019-20877217
2020-21907313
2021-221057511
2022-2386726

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
4.21103$ 2,692

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)
3.1663




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2018-198513
2019-2014317
2020-218513
2021-225611
2022-23156
Five Year Summary362460
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years0141060833260



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)NaN
2013-14 (8 years)NaN
2016-17 (5 years)NaN
2018-19 (3 years)1856%$45,507$50,738$57,607
2020-21 (18 months)8337%$70,339$81,043$99,146



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2014-15 to 2018-191372.2%$ 9,000$ 18,801$ 21,724$ 33,343
2015-16 to 2019-202982.9%$ 14,631$ 27,606$ 25,290$ 35,613
2016-17 to 2020-214083.3%$ 15,316$ 27,880$ 25,844$ 35,382
2017-18 to 2021-224882.8%$ 15,316$ 28,202$ 26,882$ 35,650
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2014-15 to 2018-191372.2%$ 9,000$ 18,801$ 21,724$ 33,343
2015-16 to 2019-202982.9%$ 14,631$ 27,606$ 25,290$ 35,613
2016-17 to 2020-214083.3%$ 15,316$ 27,880$ 25,844$ 35,382
2017-18 to 2021-224882.8%$ 15,316$ 28,202$ 26,882$ 35,650


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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