Florence has a total population of 36,264 and a student population of 7,305. Of these students, 7,194 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Florence, by student population, is University of North Alabama. In 2010, University of North Alabama graduated approximately 39 students from its law program.
A total of 39 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Florence in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Florence's law schools was $13,198 per year for instate students and $17,206 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for law related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,783 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,414.
If you plan on staying in Florence after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Florence, which is the most popular law profession, are average. There were 10,510 law professionals working in Alabama and 330 working in the greater Florence area in 2010. The government projects that the number of law professionals in Florence will increase by 9% 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 Florence is $35,120 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.