Troy has a total population of 13,935 and a student population of 29,328. Of these students, 29,328 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Troy, by student population, is Troy University. In 2010, Troy University graduated approximately 419 students with credentials in law.
A total of 503 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Troy in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Troy's law schools was $14,835 per year for instate students and $19,467 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,062 for law related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,441 per year, on average, for room and board at Troy-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
If you plan on staying in Troy after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Troy, which is the most popular law profession, are average. In 2010, there were 10,510 law professionals in Alabama. Of these law professionals, 570 were working in the greater Troy area. The government projects that the number of law professionals in Troy will 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 Troy is $29,340 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.