With an overall population of 13,472 and a student population of 16,968, approximately 16,968 of Boone students attend one of Boone's schools that offer law programs.
Appalachian State University is the largest law school in Boone, based on student population. In 2010, Appalachian State University graduated approximately 130 students from its law program.
A reported 130 students graduated with credentials in law in Boone in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,391 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boone law schools was an average of $25,012 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Boone. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Boone-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Boone, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 law professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Boone area. Boone's law professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Boone is $33,830 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.
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