University of Baltimore School of Law

Admissions: University of Baltimore

Fall 2009 Admissions and Enrollment Statistics
Total number of full- and part-time applicants 2,748
Total number of full- and part-time acceptances 1,125
Overall acceptance rate 40.9%
Total number of full- and part-time first-year students enrolled 379
Number of full-time program applicants 1,990
Number of full-time program acceptances 803
Full-time acceptance rate 40.4%
Number of first-year full-time students enrolled 245
Number of part-time program applicants 758
Number of part-time program acceptances 322
Part-time acceptance rate 42.5%
Number of first-year part-time students enrolled 134
Fall 2009 GPA and LSAT Scores
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 2.97-3.59
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 151-157
25th-75th percentile undergraduate GPA for full-time students 3.03-3.67
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for full-time students 153-158
25th-75th percentile undergraduate GPA for part-time students 2.8-3.4
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for part-time students 150-154

Careers: University of Baltimore

Bar Statistics (Winter and Summer 2008 administrations)
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar MD
School’s bar passage rate for first-time test takers 84.6%
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 85.4%
Class of 2008 Graduates
Total graduates 292
Graduates employed at graduation 93.4%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 96.3%
Starting Salaries of 2008 Graduates Employed Full-time
25th percentile private sector starting salary $55,000
Median private sector starting salary $65,000
75th percentile private sector starting salary $83,000
Percent in the private sector who reported salary information 45%
Median public service starting salary $43,000
Areas of Legal Practice (Class of 2008)
Percent employed in academia 3.0%
Percent employed in business and industry 18.0%
Percent employed in government 20.0%
Percent employed in all judicial clerkships 21.0%
Percent employed in law firms 31.0%
Percent employed in public interest 7.0%
Percent employed in an unknown field 0.0%
Percent employed in a judicial clerkship by an Article III federal judge 1.0%
2008 Graduates Employment Location
Graduates employed in-state 83%
Graduates employed in foreign countries 0%
Number of states where graduates are employed 11
New England (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT) 0.0%
Middle Atlantic (NY, NJ, PA) 3.0%
East North Central (IL, IN, MI, OH, WI) 0.3%
West North Central (IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD) 0.0%
South Atlantic (DE, DC, FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV) 96.0%
East South Central (AL, KY, MS, TN) 0.3%
West South Central (AR, LA, OK, TX) 0.3%
Pacific (AK, CA, HI, OR, WA) 0.0%
Mountain (AZ, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, UT, WY) 0.0%
Employment location unknown 0.0%
Career Services
(Data appear as originally submitted by this school)
Career services operations The Law Career Development Office offers a range of traditional and innovative services and programs designed to facilitate the career planning efforts of law students and alumni. Among them are: career counseling, panels and workshops, a mock interview program, on-campus and off-campus interview programs, alumni networking opportunities, outside recruitment events and reciprocity services.
Job Type
Bar admission required or anticipated (e.g., attorney and corporate counsel positions, law clerks, judicial clerks) 76.0%
J.D. preferred, law degree enhances position (e.g., corporate contracts administrator, alternative dispute resolution specialist, government regulatory analyst, FBI special agent) 17.0%
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) 6.0%
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) 1.0%