With an overall population of 41,410 and a student population of 14,458, approximately 14,440 of Belleville students attend one of Belleville's schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Belleville, the largest law school, by student population, is Southwestern Illinois College. In 2010, approximately 125 students graduated from the Law program at Southwestern Illinois College.
A reported 215 students graduated with credentials in law in Belleville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Belleville was $2,380 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,008 for law related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Belleville after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Belleville, which is the most popular law profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 33,930 law professionals in Illinois, 6,490 were working in the greater Belleville area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Belleville. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Belleville is $47,950 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.
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