With an overall population of 58,720 and a student population of 12,087, approximately 12,087 of Des Plaines students attend one of Des Plaines's schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Des Plaines, the largest law school, by student population, is Oakton Community College. In 2010, Oakton Community College graduated approximately 29 students with credentials in law.
A total of 29 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Des Plaines in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,510 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for law related books and supplies each year.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Des Plaines, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 38,080 law professionals in Illinois, 23,840 were working in the greater Des Plaines area. The government projects that the number of law professionals in Des Plaines will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.