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#14 in Presence of Minority Students
Miami Law ranks #14 in terms of the highest percentage of students who are racial or ethnic minority (59.5%).
#28 in Presence of Minority Faculty
Miami Law ranks #28 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are racial or ethnic minority (19.9%).
#35 in Library Size
Miami Law ranks #35 in terms of library size with 680,240 volumes or equivalents.
#47 in Highest Tuition
Miami Law ranks #47 in terms of highest tuition among full-time law students ($52,390). 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.
#52 in Employment Rate at 10 Months
#114 in Employment Rate at GraduationMiami Law ranks #52 in terms of graduates employed ten months after graduation (82.7%) and #114 in terms of graduates employed at the time of graduation (40.0%) .
#55 in Bar Passage Rate
Miami Law ranks #55 in terms of bar passage rate among first-time test takers (86.3%), and it outperforms by +18.4% the state of Florida’s overall bar passage rate of 67.9%. (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.)
#64 in Median LSAT
Miami Law is tied for #64 in terms of the median LSAT score (158) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students. The LSAT measures reading comprehension, analytical reasoning, and logical reasoning.
#81 in Private Sector Salary
Miami Law is tied for #81 in terms of the median starting salary among graduates working in private practice as law firm associates ($75,000).
#99 in Median Undergraduate GPA
Miami Law ranks #99 in terms of highest median undergraduate GPA (3.43) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#122 in Presence of Female Faculty
Miami Law is tied for #122 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are female (36.9%).
#141 in Acceptance Rate
Miami Law ranks #141 in terms of student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 55.9% among those who applied for admission.
#160 in Student to Faculty Ratio
Miami Law is tied for #160 in terms of lowest student to faculty ratio (8.9:1).
#166 in Public Sector Salary
Miami Law is tied for #166 in terms of median starting salary among graduates working in government jobs or judicial clerkships at the federal or state level ($45,000).
Fall 2020 Application Information
|Application Deadline:||July 31|
|LSAT Score (Median)||158||157|
|LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile)||155-161||154-160|
|GPA Range (25th-75th percentile)||3.17-3.65||3.15-3.60|
Bar Exam Statistics
|State in which most graduates took bar exam:||FL||FL|
|School's bar passage rate:||86.3%||81.1%|
|State overall bar passage rate:||67.9%||72.1%|
|School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate:||+18.4%||+9.0%|
|Graduates employed at graduation:||40.0%||40.4%|
|Graduates employed 10 months after graduation:||82.7%||79.4%|
Tuition and Expenses
|Room and Board:||$19,508||$17,868|
|Proportion of full-time students receiving grants:||59.3%||42.6%|
|Median grant amount among full-time students:||$29,600||$25,000|
|Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt:||$141,046||$155,796|
|Proportion of graduates who incurred debt:||63.9%||71.6%|
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Students & Faculty
|Student Racial Demographics:||
|Student-to-Faculty Ratio:||8.9 : 1||N/A|
Full-Time Starting Salaries
|Private Sector (Median):||$75,000||$60,000|
|Public Sector (Median):||$45,000||$45,000|
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|Volumes and equivalents:||680,240||674,825|