Pocatello has a total population of 51,466 and a student population of 13,585. Of these students, 13,493 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Pocatello, by student population, is Idaho State University. In 2010, Idaho State University graduated approximately 3 students from its law program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in law in Pocatello in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,092 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pocatello law schools was an average of $24,894 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board at Pocatello-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Pocatello, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 law professionals in Idaho were working in the greater Pocatello area. The number of law professionals in Pocatello is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
As a law professional in Pocatello, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,940 per year. This is higher than the average salary for law professionals in the state.