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University of Southern California (Gould)

699 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0071
(213) 740-2523

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Fall 2017 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: February 1
Application Fee: $75
Admissions Statistics (2015)
Acceptance Rate 29.9%
LSAT Score (Median) 164
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 161-167
GPA (Median) 3.68
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.49-3.86
Bar Exam Statistics (2015)
State in which most graduates took bar exam: CA
School's bar passage rate: 86.4%
State overall bar passage rate: 60.2%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +26.2%
Employment Statistics (2015)
Graduates employed at graduation: 77.4%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 85.7%
Tuition and Expenses (2014-2015)
Tuition: $58,022
Room and Board: $16,300
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 89.1%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $25,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $134,673
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 70.1%
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Full-Time Enrollment (2014-2015)
Total Students: 598
Men: 52.5%
Women: 47.5%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 10.2 : 1
Total Faculty: 107
Full-Time Starting Salaries (2014-2015)
Private Sector: $160,000
Public Sector: $24,000
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Library Resources
Volumes and equivalents: 486,666