School of Law George Mason University

School of Law George Mason University

Arlington, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
46%
54%
student ratio
520
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
35%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Juris Doctor (JD)
    • Juris Doctor/Doctor of Philosophy (JD/PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Policy (JD/MPP)
    • Intellectual Property Master of Laws (LL M)
    • Law And Economics Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 255
    • 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? No
    • 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

35% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,160
    • Accepted 765
    • Acceptance Rate 35
    • Enrolled 149
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesJD or international equivalent
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT, baccalaureate degree
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL or IELTS (for LL!M applicants only)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$2,688.00
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students520
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students520
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Full-time Percentage70%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty125
    • Full-time Percentage26%
    • Part-time Percentage74%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLaw and economics; infrastructure protection, including homeland and national security; intellectual property
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Law

George Mason University

3301 North Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201
United States

Daniel Polsby

Dean

Phone: 703-993-8006
Fax: 703-993-8088

Alison Price

Associate Dean/Director of Admission

Phone: 703-993-8010
Fax: 703-993-8088
Email: lawadmit@gmu.edu


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