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School of Law Duquesne University

  • Pittsburgh, PA
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 47%53%
    student ratio
  • 491
    total students
  • $18,162 | $18,162
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • March 1
    fall application deadline
  • 64%
    acceptance rate
  • 6 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Juris Doctor (JD)
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Divinity (JD/M Div)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science in Environmental Management (JD/MSEM)
    • American Law For Foreign Lawyers Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 205
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 689
    • Accepted 442
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 147
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$18,162
    • Out-of-state tuition *$18,162
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,728.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 31
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students491
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students491
    • Part-time Percentage29%
    • Full-time Percentage71%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian91%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty66
    • Full-time Percentage41%
    • Part-time Percentage59%
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchConstitutional law, law and religion, intellectual property and patents, neuroscience and law, civil and criminal law and procedure, feminist perspective on environmental law
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$100,000

Location & Contact

School of Law

Duquesne University

Hanley Hall 600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282-0700
United States

Ken Gormley

Dean

Phone: 412-396-6300
Fax: 412-396-6659
Email: lawadmissions@duq.edu

Office of Admissions

Phone: 412-396-6296
Fax: 412-396-6659
Email: lawadmissions@duq.edu



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