College of Law Florida State University

College of Law Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
43%
57%
student ratio
666
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 15
fall application deadline
42%
acceptance rate
9 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Juris Doctor (JD)
      Juris Master (JM)
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science in Planning (JD/MSP)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Social Work (JD/MSW)
    • American Law For Foreign Lawyers Master of Laws (LL M)
    • Environmental Law And Policy Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 14
    • Doctoral Degrees 267
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

42% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,992
    • Accepted 853
    • Acceptance Rate 42
    • Enrolled 211
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 15th May 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesone graduate-level standardized test (for JM), JD or equivalent degree (for LL M programs)
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS 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, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students666
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students666
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty79
    • Full-time Percentage70%
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBusiness law; environmental, energy and land use law; international law; criminal law
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$115,923

Location & Contact

College of Law

Florida State University

425 West Jefferson Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1601
United States

Donald Weidner

Dean

Phone: 850-644-3400
Fax: 850-644-5487
Email: dweidner@law.fsu.edu

Ms. Jennifer Kessinger

Director of Admissions and Records

Phone: 850-644-3787
Fax: 850-644-7284
Email: jkessing@law.fsu.edu


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