Law School Wayne State University

Law School Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
43%
57%
student ratio
441
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 15
fall application deadline
48%
acceptance rate
9 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 Arts in Dispute Resolution (JD/MADR)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
    • Taxation Master of Laws (LL M)
    • Labor And Employment Law Master of Laws (LL M)
    • United States Law Master of Laws (LL M)
    • Corporate And Finance Law Master of Laws (LL M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 174
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

48% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 702
    • Accepted 337
    • Acceptance Rate 48
    • Enrolled 121
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 15th May 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesJD from ABA-accredited institution and member institution of the AALS
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT, LDAS report, bachelor's degree from accredited institution, and personal statement, transcripts from all U.S. undergraduate schools attended and an analysis and summary of the transcripts; letter of recommendation (up to two are accepted)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

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 31
    • Types of financial support availableFinancial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students441
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students441
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Full-time Percentage85%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty52
    • Full-time Percentage71%
    • Part-time Percentage29%
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPublic interest law, tax law, international law, environmental law, health law
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Law School

Wayne State University

471 West Palmer Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Jocelyn Benson

Dean

Phone: 313-577-3933

Mr. Joshua Davis

Director of Admissions

Phone: 313-577-3937
Fax: 313-577-8129
Email: lawinquire@wayne.edu


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