Lawrence has a general population of 80,098 and an overall student population of 30,515. Approximately 29,242 of Lawrence's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Lawrence, the largest law school, by student population, is University of Kansas. Approximately 162 students graduated in 2010 from University of Kansas with credentials in law.
In 2010, 164 students graduated with a law degree from one of Lawrence's law schools. If you decide to attend one of Lawrence's law schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,156 per year in instate tuition and $32,125 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Lawrence. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,802 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,354.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Lawrence, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 5,210 law professionals in Kansas. Of these law professionals, 130 were working in the greater Lawrence area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 14% in Lawrence. 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 Lawrence is $78,410 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.
Lawrence, Kansas 66045