Canyon has a total population of 12,875 and a student population of 7,634. Of these students, 7,634 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
West Texas A & M University is the largest law school in Canyon, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Law program at West Texas A & M University.
A total of 28 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Canyon in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Canyon's law schools was $15,970 per year for instate students and $22,618 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,466 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,944.
If you plan on staying in Canyon after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Canyon, which is the most popular law profession, are good. There were 44,680 law professionals working in Texas and 250 working in the greater Canyon area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Canyon. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.