Valparaiso has a general population of 27,428 and an overall student population of 4,144. Approximately 4,065 of Valparaiso's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Valparaiso University is the largest law school in Valparaiso, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 180 students graduated from the Law program at Valparaiso University.
In 2010, 195 students graduated with a law degree in Valparaiso. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Valparaiso was $28,320 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,960 per year, on average, for room and board at Valparaiso-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,160.
After graduating with your credentials in law, if you decide to work as a law professional in Valparaiso, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 11,260 law professionals in Indiana. Of these law professionals, 1,490 were working in the greater Valparaiso area. Valparaiso's law professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% 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 Valparaiso is $46,610 per year, which is higher than the average for law professionals state-wide.
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