Bristol has a general population of 17,367 and an overall student population of 653. Approximately 577 of Bristol's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Bristol's largest law school is Virginia Intermont College. In 2010, Virginia Intermont College graduated approximately 0 students from its law program.
In 2009 tuition at law schools in Bristol was $24,323 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Bristol. And if you live on campus at one of the Bristol-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $7,324 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,323.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Bristol, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 16,950 law professionals in Virginia, 510 were working in the greater Bristol area. Bristol's law professional workforce is projected to increase by 14% 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 Bristol is $36,480 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.