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South Texas College of Law Houston

1303 San Jacinto Street
Houston, TX 77002-7006
(713) 646-1810

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 15
Application Fee: $55
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 60.7% 63.1%
LSAT Score (Median) 151 150
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 148-154 147-153
GPA (Median) 3.10 3.06
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 2.84-3.36 2.78-3.34
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: TX TX
School's bar passage rate: 67.9% 83.6%
State overall bar passage rate: 74.6% 77.1%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: -6.7% +6.5%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 23.8% N/A
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 62.1% 72.8%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $32,400 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $21,800 N/A
Room and Board: $13,770 $13,770
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 52.8% 53.3%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $6,750 $3,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $119,841 $121,767
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 77.4% 74.6%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 942 794
Men: 49.9% 51.5%
Women: 50.1% 48.5%
White: 48.0% N/A
Black: 9.1% N/A
Hispanic: 26.6% N/A
Asian: 7.0% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 11.0 : 1 20.1 : 1
Total Faculty: 110 NA
Male: 62.7% N/A
Female: 37.3% N/A
Minority: 15.5% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $72,500 $80,000
Public Sector (Median): $62,000 $53,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 594,605 591,147