Mesquite has a total population of 124,523 and a student population of 12,079. Of these students, 11,944 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Eastfield College is the largest law school in Mesquite, based on student population. Approximately 33 students graduated in 2010 from Eastfield College with credentials in law.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a law certificate from one of Mesquite's law schools. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Mesquite was $1,230 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for law related books and supplies each year.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mesquite, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 law professionals in Texas were working in the greater Mesquite area. The government projects that the number of law professionals in Mesquite will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.