Hillsboro has a total population of 8,232 and a student population of 4,294. Of these students, 4,294 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Hillsboro's largest law school is Hill College. In 2010, Hill College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in law.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a law degree in Hillsboro. If you decide to attend one of Hillsboro's law schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,605 per year in instate tuition and $12,005 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,300 for law related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Hillsboro-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,588.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. There were 51,070 law professionals working in Texas and 910 working in the greater Hillsboro area in 2010. Hillsboro's law professional workforce is projected to increase by 19% 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 Hillsboro is $35,740 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.