Hays has a total population of 20,013 and a student population of 11,350. Of these students, 11,308 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Hays's largest law school is Fort Hays State University. In 2010, Fort Hays State University graduated approximately 49 students from its law program.
A total of 49 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Hays in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,674 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hays law schools was an average of $22,827 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $840 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Hays. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,560 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,114.
After graduating with your credentials in law, if you decide to work as a law professional in Hays, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,270 law professionals in Kansas, 2,080 were working in the greater Hays area. Hays's law professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
As a law professional in Hays, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,320 per year. This is lower than the average salary for law professionals in the state.
600 Park St, Hays, Kansas 67601-4099