Lancaster has a total population of 8,177 and a student population of 1,593. Of these students, 1,593 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Lancaster's largest law school is University of South Carolina-Lancaster. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Law program at University of South Carolina-Lancaster.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a law degree in Lancaster. If you decide to attend a law school in Lancaster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $5,528.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,036 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Lancaster.
Many law graduates choose to work as law professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lancaster, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 law professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Lancaster area. The number of law professionals in Lancaster is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for law professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a law professional in Lancaster is $34,700 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.