Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
52%
48%
student ratio
1,029
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
65%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Civil Litigation Juris Doctor (JD)
    • International Law Juris Doctor (JD)
    • Health And Biomedical Law Juris Doctor (JD) [Health Law]
    • Business Law And Financial Services Juris Doctor (JD)
    • Intellectual Property Law Juris Doctor (JD) [Intellectual Property Law]
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science in Criminal Justice (JD/MSCJ)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science in Finance (JD/MSF)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science in International Economics (JD/MSIE)
    • Global Law And Technology Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees 322
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Legal writing
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

65% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,962
    • Accepted 1,292
    • Acceptance Rate 65
    • Enrolled 340
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees2 letters of recommendation, resume, personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT, LSDAS, and dean's certification, recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 availableFellowships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1029
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1029
    • Part-time Percentage36%
    • Full-time Percentage64%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown or International Student6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty117
    • Full-time Percentage54%
    • Part-time Percentage46%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCivil law, international law, health/biomedical law, business and finance, intellectual property
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Law School

Suffolk University

120 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108
United States

Mr. Andrew Perlman

Dean

Phone: 617-573-8144
Fax: 617-994-6838
Email: lawadmin@suffolk.edu

Mr. Matthew Gavin

Assistant Dean for Admissions and Financial Aid

Phone: 617-573-8144
Fax: 617-994-6838
Email: lawadm@suffolk.edu


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