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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Washington DC that offer Law degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all law schools located within Washington DC. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.
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American University Washington College of Law  
Score 55
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 3.0
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 3.2
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 3.13-3.56
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 158-164
Overall acceptance rate 22.3%
Student/faculty ratio 13.4
Graduates employed at graduation 86.6%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 95.5%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 92.0%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar NY
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 80.7%

 

Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law  
Score 42
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 2.5
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 2.9
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 3.13-3.55
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 156-160
Overall acceptance rate 32.7%
Student/faculty ratio 12.8
Graduates employed at graduation 68.3%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 91.9%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 88.0%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar MD
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 85.4%

 

George Washington University Law School  
Score 69
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 3.5
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 3.8
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 3.41-3.86
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 163-168
Overall acceptance rate 22.4%
Student/faculty ratio 14.2
Graduates employed at graduation 93.4%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 98.9%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 95.1%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar NY
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 80.7%

 

Georgetown University Law Center  
Score 77
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 4.2
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 4.3
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 3.42-3.79
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 167-171
Overall acceptance rate 22.7%
Student/faculty ratio 12.4
Graduates employed at graduation 93.5%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 97.0%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 96.8%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar NY
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 80.7%

 

Howard University School of Law  
Score N/A
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 2.3
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 2.7
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 2.92-3.51
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 150-156
Overall acceptance rate 20.8%
Student/faculty ratio 16.5
Graduates employed at graduation 72.4%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 85.5%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 64.1%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar MD
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 85.4%

 

University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law  
Score N/A
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 1.4
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 1.4
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 2.8-3.26
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 149-153
Overall acceptance rate 22.3%
Student/faculty ratio 12.2
Graduates employed at graduation N/A
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 79.6%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 92.3%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar MD
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 85.4%

 

 

 

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