Dallas has a general population of 3,402 and an overall student population of 6,507. Approximately 6,507 of Dallas's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Gaston College is the largest law school in Dallas, based on student population. In 2010, Gaston College graduated approximately 29 students from its law program.
In 2010, 63 students graduated with a law degree in Dallas. If you decide to attend a law school in Dallas, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,776.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,200 for law related books and supplies every year.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dallas, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 law professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Dallas area. Dallas's law professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Dallas is $44,200 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.