Alpine has a general population of 5,786 and an overall student population of 3,047. Approximately 3,047 of Alpine's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Alpine's largest law school is Sul Ross State University. In 2010, Sul Ross State University graduated approximately 51 students from its law program.
A reported 51 students graduated with credentials in law in Alpine in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Alpine's law schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,066 per year in instate tuition and $21,714 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for law related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Alpine-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $6,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in law, if you decide to work as a law professional in Alpine, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 14,890 law professionals in Texas, 2,850 were working in the greater Alpine area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 28% in Alpine. 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 Alpine is $71,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.