Cheap Online Law Colleges
Colleges that offer online law programs in the US, charge an annual median tuition of $13,500. In recent years, the median tuition has increased. This change in tuition was about 11.5%. At these online colleges the median tuition each year in 2007 was $12,105.
Below, the chart displays the tuition range for online law colleges from highest to lowest cost:
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The most expensive colleges that offer online law programs require students to pay a yearly tuition of over $21,600. The cheapest colleges, on the other hand, charge yearly tuition costs in the range of $1,676 to $3,874. Arizona, Florida, Nebraska, North Carolina, and Texas are home to the most inexpensive accredited online law schools.
- Associate of Arts and Science in Law Enforcement - Basic Police Academy
- Associate of Arts in Law
- Bachelor of Business Administration - Business Law
- Bachelor of Arts in Management - Business Law
- Associate of Arts and Science in Law Enforcement - Security Administration
- Master of Business Administration in Business Law
- Master of Science in Management/Business Law
- Master of Jurisprudence in Child and Family Law
- Juris Doctor
- Master of Laws in Entertainment and Media Law
These reasonably priced programs graduated roughly 18% of law graduates from online schools around the US in 2011. This represents 123,650 of the 693,643 graduates from around the US. Between 2006 and 2011, the percentage of law graduates from the lowest cost online colleges has decreased, while the number of graduates has increased by 23,711 graduates yearly.
Other somewhat more costly online law colleges and universities charge a yearly tuition in the range of $4,725 to $11,152. Approximately 12 of the 55 online schools offering law programs in the US charge tuition in this range.
A reported 28.1%, or 194,606 of the nation's law graduates earned their degrees and certificates from these affordable online programs in 2011. In 2006, which was just 5 years earlier, the number of graduates from these schools was only 155,110 students. Therefore, from these reasonably priced online colleges and universities, the number of students graduating has increased by 26%.