With an overall population of 27,741 and a student population of 2,834, approximately 2,834 of Frankfort students attend one of Frankfort's schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Frankfort, by student population, is Kentucky State University. In 2010, Kentucky State University graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in law.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a law degree from one of Frankfort's law schools. If you decide to attend one of Frankfort's law schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,466 per year in instate tuition and $24,428 per year in out of state tuition.
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 Frankfort. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,480 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Frankfort, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 7,010 law professionals in Kentucky. Of these law professionals, 830 were working in the greater Frankfort area. The number of law professionals in Frankfort is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Frankfort is $36,120 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.