With an overall population of 60,476 and a student population of 27,955, approximately 27,654 of Greenville students attend one of Greenville's schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Greenville, the largest law school, by student population, is East Carolina University. In 2010, approximately 140 students graduated from the Law program at East Carolina University.
In 2010, 140 students graduated with a law degree in Greenville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,502 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Greenville law schools was an average of $27,336 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,075 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Greenville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,702.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Greenville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 19,370 law professionals in North Carolina, 330 were working in the greater Greenville area. Greenville'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 Greenville is $44,790 per year, which is higher than the average for law professionals state-wide.