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New York University School of Law

New York University School of LawNew York University School of Law is located in the state of New York. As one of the leading law programs, New York University School of Law has a high average LSAT score of 169-173 when recruiting new students. As a return, the median starting salary for law graduates reaches $160,000 per year. See the following table for detailed admissions information and career profiles of New York University School of Law.

New York University Journal of International Law is abbreviated for NYUJIL: https://www.abbreviationfinder.org/acronyms/nyujil_new-york-university-journal-of-international-law.html

Admissions: New York University

Fall 2009 Admissions and Enrollment Statistics  
Total number of full- and part-time applicants 7,272
Total number of full- and part-time acceptances 1,644
Overall acceptance rate 22.6%
Total number of full- and part-time first-year students enrolled 450
Number of full-time program applicants 7,272
Number of full-time program acceptances 1,644
Full-time acceptance rate 22.6%
Number of first-year full-time students enrolled 450
Number of part-time program applicants N/A
Number of part-time program acceptances N/A
Part-time acceptance rate N/A
Number of first-year part-time students enrolled N/A
Fall 2009 GPA and LSAT Scores  
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 3.57-3.86
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 169-173
25th-75th percentile undergraduate GPA for full-time students 3.57-3.86
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for full-time students 169-173
25th-75th percentile undergraduate GPA for part-time students N/A
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for part-time students N/A

Careers: New York University

Bar Statistics (Winter and Summer 2008 administrations)  
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar NY
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 97.2%
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 80.7%
Class of 2008 Graduates  
Total graduates 484
Graduates employed at graduation 99.0%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 99.2%
Starting Salaries of 2008 Graduates Employed Full-time  
25th percentile private sector starting salary $160,000
Median private sector starting salary $160,000
75th percentile private sector starting salary $160,000
Percent in the private sector who reported salary information 96%
Median public service starting salary $57,354
Areas of Legal Practice (Class of 2008)  
Percent employed in academia 0.9%
Percent employed in business and industry 2.2%
Percent employed in government 2.2%
Percent employed in all judicial clerkships 10.5%
Percent employed in law firms 75.1%
Percent employed in public interest 9.1%
Percent employed in an unknown field 0.0%
Percent employed in a judicial clerkship by an Article III federal judge 8.5%
2008 Graduates Employment Location  
Graduates employed in-state 69%
Graduates employed in foreign countries 3%
Number of states where graduates are employed 28
New England (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT) 1.8%
Middle Atlantic (NY, NJ, PA) 70.5%
East North Central (IL, IN, MI, OH, WI) 1.3%
West North Central (IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD) 1.1%
South Atlantic (DE, DC, FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV) 9.4%
East South Central (AL, KY, MS, TN) 1.5%
West South Central (AR, LA, OK, TX) 1.1%
Pacific (AK, CA, HI, OR, WA) 9.4%
Mountain (AZ, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, UT, WY) 1.1%
Employment location unknown 0.0%
Career Services  
(Data appear as originally submitted by this school)
Career services operations Career planning for first-year students includes personal career counseling, workshops on all aspects of the job search, specialty panels featuring speakers from all areas of practice, and a videotape mock interview program. Each year, more than 500 private law firms, public interest organizations, government agencies, corporations, and public accounting firms interview at the law school.
Job Type  
Bar admission required or anticipated (e.g., attorney and corporate counsel positions, law clerks, judicial clerks) 96.0%
J.D. preferred, law degree enhances position (e.g., corporate contracts administrator, alternative dispute resolution specialist, government regulatory analyst, FBI special agent) 3.0%
Professional/other (jobs that require professional skills or training but for which a J.D. is neither preferred nor particularly applicable; e.g., accountant, teacher, business manager, nurse) 1.0%
Nonprofessional/other (job that does not require any professional skills or training or is taken on a temporary basis and not viewed as part of a career path) 0.0%

 

 

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