Riverton has a total population of 9,310 and a student population of 2,330. Of these students, 2,330 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Central Wyoming College is the largest law school in Riverton, based on student population. In 2010, Central Wyoming College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in law.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Riverton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,381 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Riverton law schools was an average of $13,645 per year in 2009.
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 Riverton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,735 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,136.
After graduating with your credentials in law, if you decide to work as a law professional in Riverton, your job prospects are good. There were 1,070 law professionals working in Wyoming and 210 working in the greater Riverton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Riverton. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
As a law professional in Riverton, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for law professionals in the state.