Gainesville has a total population of 25,578 and a student population of 2,841. Of these students, 2,760 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Gainesville, by student population, is Brenau University. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Law program at Brenau University.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in law in Gainesville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Gainesville was $19,356 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Gainesville-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $9,772 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,056.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Gainesville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 20,900 law professionals in Georgia. Of these law professionals, 120 were working in the greater Gainesville area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 17% in Gainesville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.