Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law University of Memphis

Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law University of Memphis

Memphis, TN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
37%
63%
student ratio
359
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 15
fall application deadline
47%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Juris Doctor (JD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Health (JD/MPH)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 1274
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

47% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 612
    • Accepted 291
    • Acceptance Rate 47
    • Enrolled 111
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $25
    • Application Fee - International $40
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 15th March 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT, CAS report, and letters of recommendation, or evaluations
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL 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 awardsMay 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students359
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students359
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty45
    • Full-time Percentage44%
    • Part-time Percentage56%
    • Female Percentage44%
    • Male Percentage56%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLegal education, shareholder rights, tort law, evidence law, employment law
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$41,000

Location & Contact

Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law

University of Memphis

1 North Front Street
Memphis, TN 38103-2189
United States

Mr. Peter Letsou

Dean

Phone: 901-678-2421
Fax: 901-678-5210
Email: pvletsou@memphis.edu

Dr. Sue Ann McClellan

Assistant Dean for Law Admissions, Recruiting and Scholarships

Phone: 901-678-5403
Fax: 901-678-0741
Email: smcclell@memphis.edu


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