Lufkin has a total population of 32,709 and a student population of 5,500. Of these students, 5,422 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Lufkin, by student population, is Angelina College. In 2010, Angelina College graduated approximately 85 students with credentials in law.
A reported 108 students graduated with credentials in law in Lufkin in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Lufkin's law schools was $11,896 per year for instate students and $12,706 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,330 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Lufkin. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Lufkin-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,232.
After graduating with your credentials in law, if you decide to work as a law professional in Lufkin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 51,070 law professionals in Texas, 1,540 were working in the greater Lufkin area. Lufkin'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 Lufkin is $36,420 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.