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Howard University School of Law

Admissions Profile

Admission rate %:
41%
Number students applying:
1,055
Number students accepted:
431
First-year attrition rate:
9%

LSAT Scores 2014

75th percentile:
154
Median:
151
25th percentile:
148

GPA 2014

75th percentile:
3.48
Median:
3.18
25th percentile:
2.95

Financial Profile

Tuition and Fees Full-time Part-time
Resident $33,732 0
Non-resident $33,732 0
Living Expenses Full-time
On Campus 0
Off Campus $26,076                 

Education Life Profile

School Population

Total number students enrolled:
412
Number students enrolled full-time:
408
Number students enrolled part-time:
4
Number of first-year students:
129

Gender Diversity

% Women faculty:
44%
% Women students:
64%

Ethnic / Racial / Global Diversity

% Minority faculty:
74%
% Minority students:
94%
% International students:
2%

Academic Profile

Student Opportunities

Number of law journals:
2
Names of law journals:
Howard Law Journal, Human Rights & Globalization Law Review
% of students involved in law journals:
17%
Number of faculty-supervised clinical courses:
Names of faculty-supervised clinical courses:
% of students in faculty-supervised clinical courses:
50%
% of students in field placements:
17%
% of students in simulation courses:
43%

Curriculum Strengths

Public Interest Law,
Criminal Justice,
Trial Skills and Litigation,
International Law,
Media-Entertainment/Intellectual Property

Graduate Employment Profile

National Employment Rate Percent Number of
Graduates
National Employment Rate 2014 56% 63
National Employment Rate 2013 50% 69
State Employment Rate 2014 State Percent Number of
Graduates
State 1st Largest Employer DC 40% 39
State 2nd Largest Employer NY 15% 14
State 3rd Largest Employer MD 7% 7
State Employment Rate 2013 State Percent Number of
Graduates
State 1st Largest Employer DC 37% 43
State 2nd Largest Employer NY 19.8% 23
State 3rd Largest Employer MD 12.1% 14

Employment by Job Categories

Law Firm Solo
0.9%
Law Firm 2-10
6%
Law Firm 11-25
0.9%
Law Firm 26-50
0.9%
Law Firm 51-100
0.9%
Law Firm 101-250
0
Law Firm 251-500
2.6%
Law Firm 501+
10.3%
Law Firm Unknown Size
0
Business & Industry
22.4%
Government
23.3%
Public Interest / Service
6%
Clerkships Federal
2.6%
Clerkships State / Local
9.5%
Education / Academia
3.5%
Other
0.9%

First-Time Bar Pass Rates

Bar Exam Eligibility:
Most Current
Reported Data
State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 NY 68% 85%
State 2 MD 69% 81%
State 3 VA 36% 77%
One Year Prior
Reported Data
State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 NY 42% 82%
State 2 NJ 42% 78%
State 3 MD 62% 79%
Two Years Prior State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 MD 49% 81%
State 2 NY 80% 85%
State 3 NJ 45% 84%

Type of School

Accreditation Status:
ABA Accredited
Public / Private:
Private
Part-time:
No
Affiliation:
Feeder School 1:
Feeder School 2:
Feeder School 3:

Student Bar Association

Contact Phone:

Link to Lawdragon Survey

Link to Survey:

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School Information

2900 Van Ness Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Region:
Midsouth
Main Phone:
202-806-8000
Admissions Phone:
202-806-8008
School Website:

Administration

Dean of School:
Danielle
R.
Holley-Walker
Undergraduate:
BA
School:
Yale University
Law Degree:
JD
School:
Harvard University
Graduate Degree:
School:
Director of Admissions:
Reginald
McGahee
Undergraduate:
BA
School:
South Carolina State University
Law Degree:
JD
School:
Howard University
Graduate Degree:
School:

Reputation Profile

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