School of Law Emory University

School of Law Emory University

Atlanta, GA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
50%
50%
student ratio
942
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
32%
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 270
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 37
    • * 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

32% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 3,876
    • Accepted 1,241
    • Acceptance Rate 32
    • Enrolled 231
  • 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 *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,300.00
    • 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 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 Students942
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students942
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Full-time Percentage95%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian63%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown6%

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$201,645

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


Graduate Schools you might like...

Forgot Your Password?

To reset your password, simply enter your email address in the field below and click the Reset Password button. You will receive an email with a link and instructions to reset your password.

Check your email.

Please check your email and click on the link provided in the message to reset your password.