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Center for Advanced Legal Studies Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Center for Advanced Legal Studies, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Center for Advanced Legal Studies was awarded 6 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Center for Advanced Legal Studies was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Acceptance Rate

Center for Advanced Legal Studies has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1, Center for Advanced Legal Studies is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Center for Advanced Legal Studies this rate is 55%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  55 out of 100
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During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 211 full-time undergraduates at Center for Advanced Legal Studies.

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for Center for Advanced Legal Studies is 21.46 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  21.46 out of 100
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The overall average net price of Center for Advanced Legal Studies is $14,825. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Center for Advanced Legal Studies, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Center for Advanced Legal Studies, approximately 70% of students took out student loans averaging $4,308 a year. That adds up to $17,232 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Center for Advanced Legal Studies is 7.1%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Center for Advanced Legal Studies make about $41,200 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.

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Center for Advanced Legal Studies is a private for-profit institution located in Houston, Texas. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Location of Center for Advanced Legal Studies

Contact details for Center for Advanced Legal Studies are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 800 W Sam Houston Parkway S, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77042-1912
Phone: 713-529-2778
Website: www.paralegal.edu

Learn more about the majors offered at Center for Advanced Legal Studies along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 163 students took at least one online class at Center for Advanced Legal Studies. This is a decrease from the 176 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 163 152
2016-2017 176 165
2015-2016 158 154
2014-2015 190 162
2013-2014 162 136

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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