Law School Tuition & Fees

The 2021 law school tuition at Columbus School of Law - The Catholic University of America is $52,220. The law school tuition has increased by 3.04% from last year. The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees is $52,156. The graduate school tuition & fees other than law school is $51,630.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $19,170 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school-owned apartment) and $20,970 when a student lives off campus.
Columbus School of Law 2021 Tuition & Fees
20202021
Law School Tuition & Fees$50,680$52,220
Undergraduate Program$49,416$52,156
Graduate Program$50,340$51,630
On-campus Living Costs$18,970$19,170
Off-campus Living Costs$18,970$20,970

2021 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2021 average LSAT score for Columbus School of Law is 158. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, Columbus School of Law's LSAT score is average (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.5, which is the average of other law schools (average is 3.55).
Columbus School of Law 2021 LSAT and GPA
201920202021
LSAT
75th Percentile156158160
50th Percentile153155158
25th Percentile150152155
GPA
75th Percentile3.583.613.67
50th Percentile3.413.423.5
25th Percentile3.173.213.33

2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2021 acceptance rate at Columbus School of Law is 39.72% where 1,493 applicants have applied to and 593 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Columbus School of Law is average compared to other law schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 39.89%).
The Yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 26.81% where 159 students finally enrolled out of 593 admitted students. The yield Columbus School of Law is lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.89%).
Columbus School of Law 2021 Acceptance Rate and Yield
201920202021
Applicants1,1771,1791,493
Admitted605547593
Enrolled137155159
Acceptance Rate51.40%46.40%39.72%
Yield22.64%28.34%26.81%

2021 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2020-2021, total 415 law school students have enrolled to Columbus School of Law. 406 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 9 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
161 first-time students have enrolled in Columbus School of Law. By gender, 64 male and 97 female first-time students newly enrolled in Columbus School of Law. With 2 pre-admitted students, there are 161 first-time law school Students at Columbus School of Law.
Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2021 Student Population at Columbus School of Law
201920202021
Total Enrollment385412415
JD Enrollment375400406
Non-JD Enrollment10129
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)---
2021 First-year Student Population Columbus School of Law
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total15511441 16112239
Men694517 674618
Women936924 977621

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Columbus School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 88.6% - 79 students have taken and 70 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than District of Columbia average bar exam pass rate (76.65%).
2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Columbus School of Law
201920202021
Number of Graduates9610496
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total8910179
New Graduates839474
Prior Year Graduates675
Early Exam Takers000
No Exam Takers8817
Exam Passer708170
Exam Pass Rate78.65%80.2%88.6%
District of Columbia Pass Rate69.77%74.1%76.65%

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