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Northeastern University

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Boston, MA 02115
(617) 373-2395

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: N/A
Application Fee: $75
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 41.5% 34.7%
LSAT Score (Median) 161 157
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 156-163 152-162
GPA (Median) 3.60 3.53
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.37-3.79 3.30-3.75
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: MA MA
School's bar passage rate: 90.1% 80.4%
State overall bar passage rate: 77.3% 80.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +12.8% -0.3%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 45.1% 18.1%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 79.6% 61.1%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $50,700 $46,400
Room and Board: $17,100 $17,100
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 94.8% 94.7%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $34,000 $15,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $94,631 $127,406
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 75.2% 72.2%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 622 453
Men: 34.0% 37.3%
Women: 65.9% 62.7%
White: 56.9% N/A
Black: 7.6% N/A
Hispanic: 13.2% N/A
Asian: 10.6% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 9.0 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 95 N/A
Male: 43.2% N/A
Female: 56.8% N/A
Minority: 15.8% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $126,600 $90,000
Public Sector (Median): $58,623 $45,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 265,391 263,737