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School of Law Santa Clara University

  • Santa Clara, CA
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 48%52%
    student ratio
  • 841
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • February 1
    fall application deadline
  • 57%
    acceptance rate
  • 10 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • International High Tech Law Certificate
    • Public Interest And Social Justice Law Certificate
    • High Technology Law Certificate
    • International Law Certificate
    • Law Juris Doctor (JD)
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Master of Science in Information Systems/Juris Doctor (MSIS/JD)
    • International And Comparative Law Master of Laws (LL M)
    • Intellectual Property Law Master of Laws (LL M)
    • United States Law Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 23
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 323
    • * 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

57% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,791
    • Accepted 1,613
    • Acceptance Rate 57
    • Enrolled 295
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesLSAT, transcript, and personal statement, letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT, transcript, and personal statement, letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • 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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students841
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students841
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino13%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian51%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian23%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty105
    • Full-time Percentage69%
    • Part-time Percentage31%
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIntellectual property, international human rights, privacy rights, wrongful convictions, shareholder and firm governance
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Law

Santa Clara University

500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
United States

Donald Polden

Dean

Phone: 408-554-4362

Jeannette Leach

Director of Admissions

Phone: 408-554-5048



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