Hillsboro has a general population of 1,675 and an overall student population of 5,788. Approximately 5,788 of Hillsboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Hillsboro, the largest law school, by student population, is Jefferson College. In 2010, approximately 40 students graduated from the Law program at Jefferson College.
A total of 52 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Hillsboro in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Hillsboro's law schools was $12,753 per year for instate students and $13,761 per year for out of state students.
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 $3,960 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,090.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Hillsboro, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 11,450 law professionals in Missouri. Of these law professionals, 6,490 were working in the greater Hillsboro area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Hillsboro. 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 Hillsboro is $47,950 per year, which is higher than the average for law professionals state-wide.