Manchester has a general population of 107,006 and an overall student population of 10,917. Approximately 4,512 of Manchester's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Manchester, the largest law school, by student population, is Hesser College. In 2010, Hesser College graduated approximately 172 students with credentials in law.
In 2010, 225 students graduated with a law degree in Manchester. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Manchester was $14,374 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,450 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Manchester-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $7,708 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,125.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Manchester, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,350 law professionals in New Hampshire, 620 were working in the greater Manchester area. Manchester's law professional workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.