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Florida State University

425 W. Jefferson Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1601
(850) 644-3787

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: December 31
Application Fee: $30
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 35.9% 43.9%
LSAT Score (Median) 160 159
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 157-161 156-161
GPA (Median) 3.63 3.47
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.35-3.79 3.26-3.68
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: FL FL
School's bar passage rate: 81.1% 82.2%
State overall bar passage rate: 67.9% 72.1%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +13.2% +10.1%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 43.2% 36.2%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 80.3% 77.2%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $20,693 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $40,705 N/A
Room and Board: $10,000 $10,000
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 96.1% 62.8%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $12,000 $8,500
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $72,534 $82,102
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 79.8% 83.8%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 576 565
Men: 45.9% 57.2%
Women: 54.1% 42.8%
White: 68.4% N/A
Black: 8.3% N/A
Hispanic: 16.7% N/A
Asian: 2.6% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 6.3 : 1 11.0 : 1
Total Faculty: 128 67
Male: 60.2% N/A
Female: 39.8% N/A
Minority: 17.2% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $67,500 $60,000
Public Sector: $46,000 $43,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 306,650 414,895