Nacogdoches has a total population of 29,914 and a student population of 12,845. Of these students, 12,845 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Nacogdoches, by student population, is Stephen F Austin State University. In 2010, approximately 35 students graduated from the Law program at Stephen F Austin State University.
In 2010, 45 students graduated with a law degree from one of Nacogdoches's law schools. If you decide to attend one of Nacogdoches's law schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,565 per year in instate tuition and $27,875 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,072 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,377 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Nacogdoches, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 34 law professionals in Texas were working in the greater Nacogdoches area. The number of law professionals in Nacogdoches is expected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Nacogdoches is $36,420 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.