Paralegal Studies Academy


Mrs. Jodie Jefcoat

Phone: (334) 566-5396


The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that the paralegal field has a bright outlook for employment over the next 10 years (15% increase in available employment). As a paralegal, individuals are expected to earn a salary averaging around $49,500 (±$23.80/hr) –based on national statistics.

Paralegals perform a vital role within the legal system. You could have a future as a paralegal through this wonderful program with the Pike County School System and in cooperation with Enterprise State Community College (ESCC). About 30% of current paralegals hold an Associate’s Degree.

In partnership with Enterprise State Community College, the Pike County School System is offering this academy to students who are interested in a future working in the legal profession. The successful completion of this program will lead to an Associate’s Degree and prepare students for a rewarding career.