With an overall population of 17,865 and a student population of 9,247, approximately 9,247 of Natchitoches students attend one of Natchitoches's schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Natchitoches, the largest law school, by student population, is Northwestern State University of Louisiana. In 2010, Northwestern State University of Louisiana graduated approximately 53 students from its law program.
A total of 67 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Natchitoches in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,786 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Natchitoches law schools was an average of $21,472 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Natchitoches. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,682 per year, on average, for room and board at Natchitoches-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Natchitoches after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Natchitoches, which is the most popular law profession, are average. In 2010, of the 10,720 law professionals in Louisiana, 920 were working in the greater Natchitoches area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Natchitoches. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
As a law professional in Natchitoches, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,100 per year. This is lower than the average salary for law professionals in the state.
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