School of Law Emory University

School of Law Emory University

Atlanta, GA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
52%
48%
student ratio
979
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
36%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Certificate
      Juris Doctor (JD)
      Juris Doctor/Certificate (JD/Certificate)
      Juris Doctor/Doctor of Philosophy (JD/PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Divinity (JD/M Div)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Laws (JD/LL M)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Health (JD/MPH)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Theological Studies (JD/MTS)
      Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 268
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 66
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

36% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 3,637
    • Accepted 1,338
    • Acceptance Rate 36
    • Enrolled 223
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Not Reported
    • 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, 2 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students979
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students979
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American12%
    • White / Caucasian61%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian12%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty108
    • Full-time Percentage59%
    • Part-time Percentage41%
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLaw and economics, law and religion, international law, human rights, feminism and legal theory
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$200,000

Location & Contact

School of Law

Emory University

Gambrell Hall 1301 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322-2770
United States

Robert Schapiro

Dean

Phone: 404-712-8815
Fax: 404-727-0866
Email: david.partlett@emory.edu

Ethan Rosenzweig

Assistant Dean for Admission

Phone: 404-727-6802
Fax: 404-727-2477
Email: lawinfo@law.emory.edu


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