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Columbia University (NY)

435 W. 116th Street
New York, NY 10027
(212) 854-2670

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Fall 2017 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: February 15
Application Fee: $85
Admissions Statistics (2015)
Acceptance Rate 21.3%
LSAT Score (Median) 170
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 168-173
GPA (Median) 3.70
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.59-3.81
Bar Exam Statistics (2015)
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NY
School's bar passage rate: 92.4%
State overall bar passage rate: 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +19.7%
Employment Statistics (2015)
Graduates employed at graduation: 93.6%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 95.7%
Tuition and Expenses (2014-2015)
Tuition: $62,700
Room and Board: $17,472
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 47.8%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $18,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $168,627
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 59.2%
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Full-Time Enrollment (2014-2015)
Total Students: 1
Men: 52.7%
Women: 47.3%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 6.1 : 1
Total Faculty: 285
Full-Time Starting Salaries (2014-2015)
Private Sector: $160,000
Public Sector: $47,897
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Volumes and equivalents: 1,304,713