1,101
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Yeshiva University / Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Laws (LL M) General studies
Master of Laws (LL M) Intellectual property law
Master of Laws (LL M) Dispute resolution and advocacy
Juris Doctor (JD) Law
Master of Laws (LL M) Comparative legal thought

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 70
Doctoral Degrees 391

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,755
Applied
1,427
Accepted
419
Enrolled
52%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements 2 letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

1101
Total Graduate Students
9%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
90%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.72%
Black or African American 3.63%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.63%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.82%
Unknown 14.8%

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

153
Total faculty
Full-time (61)
Part-time (92)
Male (91)
Female (62)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Corporate and commercial law, intellectual property law, criminal law and litigation, Constitutional law, legal theory and jurisprudence
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 55 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY  10003-4301
United States
Contact David G. Martinidez
Dean of Admissions
Email: lawinfo@yu.edu
Phone: 212-790-0357
Fax: 212-790-0482