With an overall population of 4,410 and a student population of 8,608, approximately 8,608 of Prairie View students attend one of Prairie View's schools that offer law programs.
Prairie View's largest law school is Prairie View A & M University. In 2010, approximately 45 students graduated from the Law program at Prairie View A & M University.
In 2010, 45 students graduated with a law degree in Prairie View. Tuition in 2009 at Prairie View's law schools was $18,578 per year for instate students and $26,888 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Prairie View. And if you live on campus at one of the Prairie View-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $6,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,763.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Prairie View, your job prospects are good. There were 51,070 law professionals working in Texas and 14,480 working in the greater Prairie View area in 2010. The number of law professionals in Prairie View is expected 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 Prairie View is $53,600 per year, which is higher than the average for law professionals state-wide.