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Nova Southeastern University (Shepard Broad College of Law) (FL)

3305 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-7721
(954) 262-6117

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: May 1
Application Fee: $0
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 47.0% 53.5%
LSAT Score (Median) 150 149
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 148-153 146-151
GPA (Median) 3.11 3.06
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 2.79-3.34 2.79-3.33
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: FL FL
School's bar passage rate: 68.8% 70.4%
State overall bar passage rate: 67.9% 72.1%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +0.9% -1.7%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 23.0% 22.9%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 62.4% 67.1%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $41,200 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $31,197 N/A
Room and Board: $18,108 $16,911
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 32.5% 42.5%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $10,000 $10,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $151,344 $123,798
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 99.1% 94.9%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 636 563
Men: 46.9% 47.2%
Women: 53.1% 52.8%
White: 43.6% N/A
Black: 9.1% N/A
Hispanic: 36.6% N/A
Asian: 2.5% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 8.1 : 1 13.7 : 1
Total Faculty: 97 NA
Male: 55.7% N/A
Female: 44.3% N/A
Minority: 23.7% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $60,000 $55,000
Public Sector (Median): $42,000 $40,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 755,644 283,566