Bennington has a general population of 9,168 and an overall student population of 1,294. Approximately 486 of Bennington's students are enrolled in schools that offer law programs.
Bennington's largest law school is Southern Vermont College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Law program at Southern Vermont College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a law degree from one of Bennington's law schools. In 2009 tuition at law schools in Bennington was $18,880 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a law program in Bennington. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,840 per year, on average, for room and board at Bennington-based law schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,680.
If you plan on staying in Bennington after graduating from law school, you should know that job prospects for law professionals in Bennington, which is the most popular law profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 law professionals in Vermont were working in the greater Bennington area. Bennington's law professional workforce is projected to increase by 5% 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 Bennington is $38,200 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for law professionals.
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