Pikeville has a total population of 6,295 and a student population of 1,009. Of these students, 1,009 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Pikeville, the largest law school, by student population, is Pikeville College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Law program at Pikeville College.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in law in Pikeville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,535 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pikeville-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,535.
If you plan on staying in Pikeville after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Pikeville, which is the most popular law profession, are average. There were 7,010 law professionals working in Kentucky and 500 working in the greater Pikeville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of law professionals in Pikeville will increase by 10% 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 Pikeville is $31,590 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.