School of Law Columbia University

School of Law Columbia University

New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
45%
55%
student ratio
1,239
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Doctor of the Science of Law (JSD)
      Juris Doctor (JD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Fine Arts (JD/MFA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of International Administration (JD/MIA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Philosophy (JD/M Phil)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Health (JD/MPH)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Social Work (JD/MSW)
      Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
    • 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

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • 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 or GRE (for JD)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1239
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1239
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian60%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian13%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student10%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHuman rights, law and philosophy, corporate governance, regulation of the workplace, death penalty
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Law

Columbia University

435 West 116th Street
New York, NY 10027
United States

Gillian Lester

Dean of Faculty

Phone: 212-854-2675
Email: glester@law.columbia.edu

E. Iwerebon

Dean of Admissions

Phone: 212-854-2674
Fax: 212-854-1109
Email: niwere@law.columbia.edu


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