With an overall population of 17,757 and a student population of 1,079, approximately 1,042 of Hannibal students attend one of Hannibal's schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Hannibal, by student population, is Hannibal-Lagrange College. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Law program at Hannibal-Lagrange College.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a law degree from one of Hannibal's law schools. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Hannibal was $15,530 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Hannibal. And if you live on campus at one of the Hannibal-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $12,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Hannibal, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 11,450 law professionals in Missouri, 560 were working in the greater Hannibal area. The government projects that the number of law professionals in Hannibal will increase by 8% 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 Hannibal is $29,220 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.