Law Schools In Alabama

There are 42 accredited law schools in Alabama for faculty who teach law classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law training in Alabama, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Schools

  1. Community College of the Air Force

    100 S Turner Blvd, Montgomery, Alabama 36114-0011

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  2. University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Administration Bldg Suite 1070, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0110

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Alabama State University

    915 S Jackson Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36101-0271

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  4. The University of Alabama

    739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0166

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Central Alabama Community College

    1675 Cherokee Rd, Alexander City, Alabama 35010

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  6. Athens State University

    300 N Beaty St, Athens, Alabama 35611

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  7. Auburn University at Montgomery

    7440 East Drive, Montgomery, Alabama 36117-3596

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  8. Chattahoochee Valley Community College

    2602 College Drive, Phenix City, Alabama 36869

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  9. South University-Montgomery

    5355 Vaughn Road, Montgomery, Alabama 36116-1120

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  10. Enterprise State Community College

    600 Plaza Drive, Enterprise, Alabama 36330-1300

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  11. James H Faulkner State Community College

    1900 US Hwy 31 S, Bay Minette, Alabama 36507-2698

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  12. Faulkner University

    5345 Atlanta Hwy, Montgomery, Alabama 36109-3378

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  13. Gadsden State Community College

    1001 George Wallace Dr, Gadsden, Alabama 35903

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  14. George C Wallace Community College-Dothan

    1141 Wallace Drive, Dothan, Alabama 36303-9234

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  15. George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville

    801 Main St NW, Hanceville, Alabama 35077-2000

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  16. George C Wallace State Community College-Selma

    3000 Earl Goodwin Parkway, Selma, Alabama 36703-2808

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  17. Herzing University in Birmingham

    280 West Valley Ave, Birmingham, Alabama 35209

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  18. Jacksonville State University

    700 Pelham Road North, Jacksonville, Alabama 36265

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  19. Jefferson State Community College

    2601 Carson Rd, Birmingham, Alabama 35215-3098

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  20. John C Calhoun State Community College

    6250 U S Highway 31 N, Tanner, Alabama 35671

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  21. Judson College

    302 Bibb St, Marion, Alabama 36756

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  22. Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus

    3060 Wilson Rd SW, Birmingham, Alabama 35221-1717

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  23. Miles College

    5500 Myron Massey Blvd, Fairfield, Alabama 35064-2621

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  24. Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals

    800 George Wallace Blvd, Muscle Shoals, Alabama 35661

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  25. University of North Alabama

    One Harrison Plaza, Florence, Alabama 35632-0001

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  26. Northeast Alabama Community College

    138 Highway 35, Rainsville, Alabama 35986

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  27. Prince Institute of Professional Studies Inc

    7735 Atlanta Hwy, Montgomery, Alabama 36117

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  28. Samford University

    800 Lakeshore Drive, Birmingham, Alabama 35229-2240

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  29. Shelton State Community College

    9500 Old Greensboro Rd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35405-8522

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  30. University of South Alabama

    307 N University Blvd, Mobile, Alabama 36688-0002

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  31. Troy University

    University Avenue, Troy, Alabama 36082-0001

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  32. Bevill State Community College

    1411 Indiana Avenue, Jasper, Alabama 35501

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  33. Remington College-Mobile Campus

    828 Downtowner Loop W, Mobile, Alabama 36609

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  34. ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer

    6270 Park South Drive, Bessemer, Alabama 35022

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  35. Virginia College-Birmingham

    488 Palisades Blvd., Birmingham, Alabama 35209

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  36. Virginia College-Huntsville

    2800 Bob Wallace Ave, Huntsville, Alabama 35805-9945

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  37. Virginia College-Mobile

    3725 Airport Blvd, Suite 165, Mobile, Alabama 36608

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  38. ITT Technical Institute-Mobile

    3100 Cottage Hill Rd Bldg 3, Mobile, Alabama 36606

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  39. Strayer Alabama

    3570 Grandview Pkwy Ste 200, Birmingham, Alabama 35243

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  40. University of Phoenix-Birmingham Campus

    100 Corporate Dr Ste 150, Birmingham, Alabama 35242-2982

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  41. Columbia Southern University

    21982 University Lane, Orange Beach, Alabama 36561-9000

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  42. ITT Technical Institute in Madison, AL

    9238 Madison Blvd, Ste 500, Madison, Alabama 35758

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Law Employment

Alabama 27,490
National 2,096,250

Of all of the law professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Alabama.

Employment Growth for Law professionals In Alabama

26,080 26,750 26,700 26,940 27,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Alabama, the field of law is growing. There were 1,410 more law professionals working in Alabama in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of law has grown by 5% in Alabama. This growth is faster than the national trend for law professionals which shows a 3% increase in the number of law professionals working around the nation.

Law VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$52,396 $54,089 $55,934 $56,662 $55,442
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by law professionals is increasing in Alabama. In 2006 law professionals made a mean salary of $52,396 per year, and in 2010 they made $55,442 per year.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Alabama

10th percentile
$30,070
25th percentile
$37,694
50th percentile
$51,367
75th percentile
$69,582
90th percentile
$70,239

Thus, law professionals' salaries grew by 5% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of law, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid law professionals earning 134% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Alabama state.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Alabama

Court Reporter
$39,670
Criminal Justice
$40,720
Criminology
$51,545
Forensic Accounting
$60,073
Forensic Science
$54,050
Homeland Security
$37,177
Law
$55,442
Paralegal
$40,075
Public Administration
$83,052

In Alabama, law professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama

associate
35
bachelor
22
master
11
doctor
3
Certificate
14
Total85

As the number of law professionals is increasing in Alabama state, the number of students graduating from the 42 accredited law schools in Alabama state is decreasing. In 2006, 3,352 students graduated from law courses in Alabama. And in 2010, 2,128 students graduated.

This represents a 37% decrease in the number of law degree or certificate school graduates in Alabama state. 41% of these graduates received a associate's degree in law.

Law Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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