College of Applied and Technical Studies
www.kent.edu/cats


Examples of Possible Careers*

Legal support workers, all other

  • -1.2% decline
  • 50,400 number of jobs
  • $59,540 potential earnings

Paralegals and legal assistants

  • 10.5% much faster than the average
  • 337,800 number of jobs
  • $52,920 potential earnings

Title examiners, abstractors, and searchers

  • -2.6% decline
  • 63,600 number of jobs
  • $48,820 potential earnings

Contact Information

Admission to the Legal Assisting Technology major has been suspended temporarily as of Fall 2020.

Fully Offered

  • Trumbull Campus

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.