Bay Minette has a total population of 7,820 and a student population of 4,355. Of these students, 4,355 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Bay Minette, the largest law school, by student population, is James H Faulkner State Community College. In 2010, James H Faulkner State Community College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in law.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in law in Bay Minette in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,290 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bay Minette law schools was an average of $12,420 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bay Minette-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $4,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,290.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bay Minette, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 law professionals in Alabama were working in the greater Bay Minette area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Bay Minette. 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 Bay Minette is $35,530 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.