Athens has a total population of 21,342 and a student population of 22,647. Of these students, 22,647 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Athens, by student population, is Ohio University-Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Law program at Ohio University-Main Campus.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a law degree in Athens. Tuition in 2009 at Athens's law schools was $22,905 per year for instate students and $31,869 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $873 for law related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Athens-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $9,408 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Athens, your job prospects are not very good. There were 24,650 law professionals working in Ohio and 970 working in the greater Athens area in 2010. The number of law professionals in Athens is expected to decrease by 0% 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 Athens is $38,890 per year, which is lower than the average for law professionals state-wide.
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