With an overall population of 4,943 and a student population of 1,556, approximately 1,556 of Marion students attend one of Marion's schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in Marion, the largest law school, by student population, is McDowell Technical Community College. In 2010, McDowell Technical Community College graduated approximately 8 students from its law program.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in law in Marion in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,668 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for law related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Marion after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Marion, which is the most popular law profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 19,370 law professionals in North Carolina. Of these law professionals, 1,210 were working in the greater Marion area. The number of law professionals in Marion is expected 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 Marion is $33,830 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.