With an overall population of 74,848 and a student population of 6,723, approximately 6,617 of Danbury students attend one of Danbury's schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Danbury, the largest law school, by student population, is Western Connecticut State University. In 2010, approximately 96 students graduated from the Law program at Western Connecticut State University.
In 2010, 100 students graduated with a law degree from one of Danbury's law schools. Tuition in 2009 at Danbury's law schools was $22,055 per year for instate students and $31,747 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Danbury. And if you live on campus at one of the Danbury-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $9,517 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,640.
If you plan on staying in Danbury after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Danbury, which is the most popular law profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,240 law professionals in Connecticut, 200 were working in the greater Danbury area. Danbury's law professional workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Danbury is $65,640 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.