Marshall has a general population of 12,433 and an overall student population of 1,824. Approximately 1,789 of Marshall's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Marshall, by student population, is Missouri Valley College. In 2010, Missouri Valley College graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in law.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in law in Marshall in 2010. If you decide to attend a law school in Marshall, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,550.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Marshall. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,250 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,100.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marshall, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 11,450 law professionals in Missouri. Of these law professionals, 990 were working in the greater Marshall area. The number of law professionals in Marshall is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Marshall is $29,710 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.