West Columbia has a total population of 13,064 and a student population of 11,890. Of these students, 11,890 are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Of the 1 law schools in West Columbia, the largest law school, by student population, is Midlands Technical College. In 2010, Midlands Technical College graduated approximately 71 students from its law program.
A reported 115 students graduated with credentials in law in West Columbia in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,533 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,440 for law related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in law, if you decide to work as a law professional in West Columbia, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 9,790 law professionals in South Carolina, 1,830 were working in the greater West Columbia area. The number of law professionals in West Columbia 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 West Columbia is $38,580 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.