Shepard Broad College of Law Nova Southeastern University

Shepard Broad College of Law Nova Southeastern University

Fort Lauderdale, FL
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
963
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
54%
acceptance rate
4 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Juris Doctor (JD)
      Juris Doctor/Doctor of Osteopathy (JD/DO)
      Juris Doctor/Doctor of Philosophy (JD/PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Urban and Regional Planning (JD/MURP)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 98
    • Doctoral Degrees 282
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 2
    • * 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

54% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,549
    • Accepted 849
    • Acceptance Rate 54
    • Enrolled 298
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $53
    • Application Fee - International $53
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesregionally-accredited undergraduate degree, at least 2 years' experience in field related to program
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL recommended, IELTS recommended, TWE recommended

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 awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students963
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students963
    • Part-time Percentage36%
    • Full-time Percentage64%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino30%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian45%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty118
    • Full-time Percentage47%
    • Part-time Percentage53%
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLegal issues in family law, civil rights, business associations, criminal law, health law
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Shepard Broad College of Law

Nova Southeastern University

3305 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
United States

Jon Garon

Dean

Phone: 954-262-6100
Fax: 954-262-2862
Email: garon@nova.edu

William Perez

Assistant Dean of Admissions

Phone: 954-262-6121
Fax: 954-262-3844
Email: perezw@nsu.law.nova.edu


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