Monmouth has a general population of 7,741 and an overall student population of 5,649. Approximately 5,649 of Monmouth's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Monmouth's largest law school is Western Oregon University. In 2010, Western Oregon University graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in law.
A reported 38 students graduated with credentials in law in Monmouth in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Monmouth's law schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,981 per year in instate tuition and $30,036 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,125 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Monmouth-based law schools, you will have an added expense of $8,116 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,773.
If you plan on staying in Monmouth after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Monmouth, which is the most popular law profession, are good. In 2010, there were 4,980 law professionals in Oregon. Of these law professionals, 680 were working in the greater Monmouth area. The number of law professionals in Monmouth is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.