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Duquesne University

600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
(412) 396-6296

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 1
Application Fee: $0
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 63.2% 64.5%
LSAT Score (Median) 152 153
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 150-154 150-155
GPA (Median) 3.38 3.36
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.12-3.68 3.07-3.64
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: PA PA
School's bar passage rate: 87.8% 90.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 79.6% 80.8%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +8.2% +9.5%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 38.1% 28.2%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 79.4% 73.5%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $44,944 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $34,750 N/A
Room and Board: $12,586 $12,234
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 89.6% 92.8%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $25,000 $11,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $103,925 $104,623
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 86.8% 89.7%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 434 305
Men: 48.3% 48.2%
Women: 51.4% 51.8%
White: 89.4% N/A
Black: 3.7% N/A
Hispanic: 3.2% N/A
Asian: 1.6% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 7.3 : 1 11.4 : 1
Total Faculty: 94 61
Male: 64.9% N/A
Female: 35.1% N/A
Minority: 9.6% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $60,000 $65,500
Public Sector: $40,553 $44,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 336,167 311,056