If you are interested in pursuing law, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 law schools in Fulton, Missouri. With an overall population of 12,128 and a student population of 3,499, approximately 3,499 of Fulton students attend one of Fulton's schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Fulton, by student population, is William Woods University. In 2010, William Woods University graduated approximately 12 students from its law program.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Fulton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Fulton was $18,005 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for law related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fulton-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $7,035 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,660.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fulton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 11,520 law professionals in Missouri, 350 were working in the greater Fulton area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Fulton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Fulton is $65,980 per year, which is higher than the average for law professionals state-wide.