San Francisco, CA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
58%
42%
student ratio
474
total students
Tuition Cost $145,500
$145,500
average amount to complete degree
August 18
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
10 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • International Legal Studies Doctor of Juridical Sciences (SJD) [Legal and Justice Studies ]
      Master of Laws (LL M) [Legal and Justice Studies ]
    • Law Juris Doctor (JD)
    • Juris Doctor/Doctor of Philosophy (JD/PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
    • Intellectual Property Law Master of Laws (LL M) [Intellectual Property Law]
    • U.S. Legal Studies Master of Laws (LL M) [Legal and Justice Studies ]
    • Estate Planning Master of Laws (LL M)
    • Taxation Master of Laws (LL M) [Taxation ]
    • Environmental Law Master of Laws (LL M) [Environmental Law]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 54
    • Doctoral Degrees 117
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required for some
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,473
    • Accepted 954
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 189
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline August 18th April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline January 12th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT (for JD)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$145,500
    • *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 availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students474
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students474
    • Part-time Percentage48%
    • Full-time Percentage52%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino18%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian14%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown or International Student17%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty108
    • Full-time Percentage38%
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInternational law, intellectual property law, environmental law, real estate, civil rights
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Law

Golden Gate University

536 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-2968
United States

Rachel Van Cleave

Dean

Phone: 415-442-6601
Fax: 415-442-6609

Greg Egertson

Associate Dean and Director of Admissions

Phone: 415-442-6636
Fax: 415-442-6609
Email: lawadmit@ggu.edu

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