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Law Schools in Portage, Indiana

There are 25 schools located by Portage, IN offering law programs. In 2010, 3,268 students graduated from programs at Portage law schools. 2,053 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees and 604 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 4,691 students graduate from law programs in Portage per year. This accounts for close to 37% of students who schools in the state of Indiana graduate from law programs. Out of those, 322 students graduated with certificates in law, 227 with a degree at the associate's level, 62 with a bachelor's level degree, 604 with a degree at the master's level, and 2,053 with a doctorate level degree.

25 law schools are in Portage. And out of these, while 17 schools are private, eight schools are public. Tuition at a private law school varies from $9,227 to $42,041.

Average tuition for law programs is $32,323. The lowest tuition in Portage is at Brown Mackie College-Michigan City, while the highest tuition for law programs, which is $42,041 each year, is at the University of Chicago.

Law schools in Portage offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Law Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Portage, Indiana

On average, 4,691 students graduate from law programs in Portage per year. This accounts for close to 37% of students who schools in the state of Indiana graduate from law programs. Out of those, 322 students graduated with certificates in law, 227 with a degree at the associate's level, 62 with a bachelor's level degree, 604 with a degree at the master's level, and 2,053 with a doctorate level degree.

Law Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Portage, Indiana

  • Certificate 2006: 134
  • Certificate 2007: 201
  • Certificate 2008: 466
  • Certificate 2009: 249
  • Certificate 2010: 322
  • Associate 2006: 262
  • Associate 2007: 231
  • Associate 2008: 460
  • Associate 2009: 205
  • Associate 2010: 227
  • Bachelor 2006: 63
  • Bachelor 2007: 65
  • Bachelor 2008: 128
  • Bachelor 2009: 51
  • Bachelor 2010: 62
  • Master 2006: 422
  • Master 2007: 385
  • Master 2008: 862
  • Master 2009: 507
  • Master 2010: 604
  • Doctorate 2006: 2161
  • Doctorate 2007: 2203
  • Doctorate 2008: 4198
  • Doctorate 2009: 2131
  • Doctorate 2010: 2053

Law Program Availability in Portage, Indiana

Schools in Portage offer a total of 78 programs in law. Of these programs, close to 28.2% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the doctoral level, and the bachelors level.

Law Program Availability in Portage, Indiana

  • Certificate: 22
  • Associate: 17
  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 22
  • Doctorate: 13

Bailiffs — Salary by Percentile

Bailiffs — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17140
  • 25th Percentile: 26940
  • Median: 33100
  • 75th Percentile: 37540
  • 90th Percentile: 52860

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24270
  • 25th Percentile: 26670
  • Median: 30710
  • 75th Percentile: 36450
  • 90th Percentile: 41240

Judicial Law Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Judicial Law Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26580
  • 25th Percentile: 29790
  • Median: 32990
  • 75th Percentile: 36540
  • 90th Percentile: 41710

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20940
  • 25th Percentile: 25370
  • Median: 29840
  • 75th Percentile: 33570
  • 90th Percentile: 36630

Lawyers — Salary by Percentile

Lawyers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58140
  • 25th Percentile: 64600
  • Median: 71775
  • 75th Percentile: 78955
  • 90th Percentile: 86850

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29170
  • 25th Percentile: 33120
  • Median: 37540
  • 75th Percentile: 47770
  • 90th Percentile: 58270

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates — Salary by Percentile

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40920
  • 25th Percentile: 59700
  • Median: 101500
  • 75th Percentile: 126870
  • 90th Percentile: 126880

Police Detectives — Salary by Percentile

Police Detectives — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42740
  • 25th Percentile: 47250
  • Median: 56320
  • 75th Percentile: 97390
  • 90th Percentile: 130760

Legal Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

Legal Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24230
  • 25th Percentile: 26060
  • Median: 28830
  • 75th Percentile: 34090
  • 90th Percentile: 39350

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34890
  • 25th Percentile: 40530
  • Median: 46610
  • 75th Percentile: 53170
  • 90th Percentile: 58370

Bailiffs — Employment Trend

Bailiffs — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27025
  • Median Salary 2007: 29150
  • Median Salary 2008: 31230
  • Median Salary 2009: 30700
  • Median Salary 2010: 33100
  • Total Employed 2006: 145
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Employment Trend

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36210
  • Median Salary 2007: 31870
  • Median Salary 2008: 32710
  • Median Salary 2009: 32390
  • Median Salary 2010: 30710
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 290
  • Total Employed 2008: 350
  • Total Employed 2009: 380
  • Total Employed 2010: 380

Judicial Law Clerks — Employment Trend

Judicial Law Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32140
  • Median Salary 2007: 32780
  • Median Salary 2008: 32100
  • Median Salary 2009: 32545
  • Median Salary 2010: 32990
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Police Detectives — Employment Trend

Police Detectives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46880
  • Median Salary 2007: 47640
  • Median Salary 2008: 50840
  • Median Salary 2009: 51970
  • Median Salary 2010: 56320
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Lawyers — Employment Trend

Lawyers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69250
  • Median Salary 2007: 76820
  • Median Salary 2008: 75080
  • Median Salary 2009: 72080
  • Median Salary 2010: 71775
  • Total Employed 2006: 650
  • Total Employed 2007: 740
  • Total Employed 2008: 880
  • Total Employed 2009: 670
  • Total Employed 2010: 860

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Employment Trend

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35435
  • Median Salary 2007: 37110
  • Median Salary 2008: 38850
  • Median Salary 2009: 39080
  • Median Salary 2010: 37540
  • Total Employed 2006: 265
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 250
  • Total Employed 2010: 240

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates — Employment Trend

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 93770
  • Median Salary 2007: 98880
  • Median Salary 2008: 97160
  • Median Salary 2009: 106910
  • Median Salary 2010: 101500
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks — Employment Trend

Court, Municipal, and License Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 23810
  • Median Salary 2007: 23690
  • Median Salary 2008: 24690
  • Median Salary 2009: 25740
  • Median Salary 2010: 29840
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 440
  • Total Employed 2008: 480
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Legal Secretaries — Employment Trend

Legal Secretaries — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 26860
  • Median Salary 2007: 27830
  • Median Salary 2008: 29090
  • Median Salary 2009: 31870
  • Median Salary 2010: 28830
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 620
  • Total Employed 2008: 550
  • Total Employed 2009: 450
  • Total Employed 2010: 450

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42090
  • Median Salary 2007: 43060
  • Median Salary 2008: 43610
  • Median Salary 2009: 44610
  • Median Salary 2010: 46610
  • Total Employed 2006: 1280
  • Total Employed 2007: 1250
  • Total Employed 2008: 1240
  • Total Employed 2009: 1400
  • Total Employed 2010: 1490

Portage vs Indiana Law Employment

Portage vs Indiana Law Employment

  • Employed in Portage: 12.650% (4010)

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1. Brown Mackie College - Merrillville

1000 E 80th Place- Suite 205M
Merrillville, IN 46410
(219) 769-3321x2211

2. Brown Mackie College - Michigan City

325 E US Hwy 20
Michigan City, IN 46360-7362
(219) 877-3100

3. Calumet College of Saint Joseph

2400 New York Ave
Whiting, IN 46394
(219) 473-7770

4. City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College

30 E Lake St
Chicago, IL 60601-2449
(312) 553-5600

5. City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

4300 N Narragansett
Chicago, IL 60634-1500
(773) 777-7900

6. The College of Court Reporting Inc

111 W 10th St Ste 111
Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 942-1459

7. The College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-6599
(630) 942-2800

8. DePaul University

55 E Jackson
Chicago, IL 60604
(312) 362-8000

9. The Illinois Institute of Technology

3300 S Federal St
Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 567-3000

10. Ivy Tech Community College - Northcentral

220 Dean Johnson Blvd
South Bend, IN 46601-3415
(574) 289-7001

11. Ivy Tech Community College - Northwest

1440 E 35th Ave
Gary, IN 46409-1499
(219) 981-1111

12. Kankakee Community College

100 College Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
(815) 802-8500

13. Loyola University - Chicago

1032 W. Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60660
(773) 274-3000

14. MacCormac College

29 E. Madison
Chicago, IL 60602-4405
(312) 922-1884x424

15. Moraine Valley Community College

9000 W. College Parkway
Palos Hills, IL 60465-0937
(708) 974-4300

16. Northwestern College

4829 North Lipps Avenue
Chicago, IL 60630
(773) 777-4220

17. Northwestern College - Southwestern

7725 South Harlem Avenue
Bridgeview, IL 60455
(888) 205-2283

18. Northwestern University

633 Clark St
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 491-3741

19. Robert Morris University Illinois

401 S State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 935-6800

20. Roosevelt University

430 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605-1394
(312) 341-3500

21. South Suburban College

15800 South State Street
South Holland, IL 60473-1200
(708) 596-2000x5894

22. The John Marshall Law School

315 S Plymouth Ct
Chicago, IL 60604
(312) 427-2737

23. The University of Chicago

5801 S Ellis Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-1234

24. The University of Notre Dame

University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN 46556
(574) 631-5000

25. Valparaiso University

US Highway 30 and Sturdy Road
Valparaiso, IN 46383
(219) 464-5000

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