Portsmouth has a total population of 20,784 and a student population of 2,024. Of these students, 1,850 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Portsmouth, the largest law school, by student population, is Great Bay Community College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Great Bay Community College with credentials in law.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a law degree from one of Portsmouth's law schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $6,016 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for law related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Portsmouth after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Portsmouth, which is the most popular law profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 law professionals in New Hampshire were working in the greater Portsmouth area. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Portsmouth. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.