Newport has a total population of 26,475 and a student population of 2,634. Of these students, 2,584 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
The largest law school in Newport, by student population, is Salve Regina University. Approximately 69 students graduated in 2010 from Salve Regina University with credentials in law.
A total of 69 students graduated with credentials in law from law schools in Newport in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,000 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for law related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,950 per year, on average, for room and board at Newport-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a law professional in Newport, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,010 law professionals working in Rhode Island and 2,330 working in the greater Newport area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of law professionals is expected to increase by 1% in Newport. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
As a law professional in Newport, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,910 per year. This is the same as the average salary for law professionals in the state.