Brooklyn Law School
250 Joralemon Street
#32 in Private Sector Salary
Brooklyn Law is tied for #32 in terms of the median starting salary among graduates working in private practice as law firm associates ($110,000).
#34 in Public Sector Salary
Brooklyn Law is tied for #34 in terms of median starting salary among graduates working in government jobs or judicial clerkships at the federal or state level ($60,000).
#35 in Highest Tuition
Brooklyn Law ranks #35 in terms of highest tuition among full-time law students ($55,038). We rank from a total of 283 tuition rates from 194 law schools, ranking twice those law schools that have different in-state and out-of-state tuition rates.
#48 in Library Size
Brooklyn Law ranks #48 in terms of library size with 587,749 volumes or equivalents.
#64 in Presence of Minority Students
Brooklyn Law ranks #64 in terms of the highest percentage of students who are racial or ethnic minority (39.3%).
#66 in Employment Rate at Graduation
#68 in Employment Rate at 10 MonthsBrooklyn Law ranks #66 in terms of graduates employed at the time of graduation (53.5%) and #68 in terms of graduates employed ten months after graduation (80.2%).
#77 in Median LSAT
Brooklyn Law is tied for #77 in terms of the median LSAT score (157) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students. The LSAT measures reading comprehension, analytical reasoning, and logical reasoning.
#88 in Acceptance Rate
Brooklyn Law ranks #88 in terms of student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 47.2% among those who applied for admission.
#101 in Bar Passage Rate
Brooklyn Law ranks #101 in terms of bar passage rate among first-time test takers (78.7%), and it outperforms by +3.0% the state of New York’s overall bar passage rate of 75.7%. (A national comparison on this metric should be taken in a qualified sense and with caution, because every state has a different bar passage rate.)
#113 in Median Undergraduate GPA
Brooklyn Law ranks #113 in terms of highest median undergraduate GPA (3.40) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#126 in Student to Faculty Ratio
Brooklyn Law is tied for #126 in terms of lowest student to faculty ratio (7.8:1).
#131 in Presence of Minority Faculty
Brooklyn Law ranks #131 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are racial or ethnic minority (10.6%).
#132 in Presence of Female Faculty
Brooklyn Law is tied for #132 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are female (35.7%).
Fall 2020 Application Information
|LSAT Score (Median)||157||155|
|LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile)||155-159||152-158|
|GPA Range (25th-75th percentile)||3.20-3.60||3.11-3.59|
Bar Exam Statistics
|State in which most graduates took bar exam:||NY||NY|
|School's bar passage rate:||78.7%||84.8%|
|State overall bar passage rate:||75.7%||72.7%|
|School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate:||+3.0%||+12.1%|
|Graduates employed at graduation:||53.5%||38.2%|
|Graduates employed 10 months after graduation:||80.2%||63.9%|
Tuition and Expenses
|Room and Board:||$18,650||$18,650|
|Proportion of full-time students receiving grants:||100.0%||91.7%|
|Median grant amount among full-time students:||$24,837||$30,000|
|Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt:||$116,352||$108,942|
|Proportion of graduates who incurred debt:||80.8%||75.3%|
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Students & Faculty
|Student Racial Demographics:||
|Student-to-Faculty Ratio:||7.8 : 1||N/A|
Full-Time Starting Salaries
|Private Sector (Median):||$110,000||$85,000|
|Public Sector (Median):||$60,000||$59,250|
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|Volumes and equivalents:||587,749||599,411|