School of Law The University of Alabama

School of Law The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
41%
59%
student ratio
555
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
29%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Doctor of Juridical Science (JSD)
      Juris Doctor (JD)
    • Comparative Law Doctor of Juridical Science (JSD)
      Master of Laws (LL M)
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
    • Business Transactions Master of Laws (LL M)
    • Taxation Master of Laws in Taxation (LL M in Tax)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 71
    • Doctoral Degrees 164
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 0
    • * 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

29% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,978
    • Accepted 587
    • Acceptance Rate 29
    • Enrolled 217
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $40
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesLSAT, undergraduate degree in law, letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT, undergraduate degree, and letter of recommendation, resume
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, IELTS required

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students555
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students555
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Full-time Percentage78%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty76
    • Full-time Percentage53%
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPublic interest law, Constitutional law, civil rights, international law, tax law
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$22,000

Location & Contact

School of Law

The University of Alabama

PO Box 870382
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Ms. Claude Arrington

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Phone: 205-348-6557
Fax: 205-348-3077
Email: carrington@law.ua.edu

Ms. Martha Griffith

Assistant Director for Admissions

Phone: 205-348-7945
Fax: 205-348-3917
Email: mgriffith@law.ua.edu


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