Canton has a total population of 2,557 and a student population of 754. Of these students, 754 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Canton, the largest law school, by student population, is Culver-Stockton College. In 2010, Culver-Stockton College graduated approximately 7 students from its law program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a law degree in Canton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,550 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. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Canton-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Canton after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Canton, which is the most popular law profession, are average. There were 11,450 law professionals working in Missouri and 560 working in the greater Canton area in 2010. The number of law professionals in Canton is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
As a law professional in Canton, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,220 per year. This is lower than the average salary for law professionals in the state.