Belton has a general population of 14,623 and an overall student population of 2,689. Approximately 2,689 of Belton's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is the largest law school in Belton, based on student population. In 2010, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in law.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a law degree from one of Belton's law schools. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Belton was $20,650 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Belton-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $5,350 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 Belton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 51,070 law professionals in Texas, 640 were working in the greater Belton area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 19% in Belton. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
As a law professional in Belton, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,620 per year. This is higher than the average salary for law professionals in the state.