Gadsden has a total population of 38,978 and a student population of 6,917. Of these students, 6,917 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Gadsden State Community College is the largest law school in Gadsden, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Law program at Gadsden State Community College.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a law degree in Gadsden. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $7,525 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Gadsden law schools was an average of $9,655 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for law related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Gadsden-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,417.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Gadsden, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 10,510 law professionals in Alabama, 230 were working in the greater Gadsden area. The number of law professionals in Gadsden is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. 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 Gadsden is $33,580 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.