Florida State University College of Law Overview

Founded in 1966, Florida State University College of Law is a Public located in Tallahassee, FL. Florida State University College of Law is ranked 48th in Best Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces Florida State University College of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at Florida State University College of Law is 160 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at Florida State University College of Law is 3.73 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at Florida State University College of Law is $40,705 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at Florida State University College of Law is 32.67% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 837 law school students have enrolled to Florida State University College of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at Florida State University College of Law is 86.71% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.62%.

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at Florida State University College of Law is $20,694 for Florida residents and $40,705 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition stays same as last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $6,517 for Florida residents and $21,683 for out-of-state students. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $11,553 for Florida residents and $26,707 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $15,790 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $15,790 when a student lives off campus.

Florida State University College of Law 2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

Florida State University College of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
Florida ResidentsOut-of-StateFlorida ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$20,694$40,705$20,694$40,705
Undergraduate Program$6,517$21,683$6,517$21,683
Graduate Program$11,553$26,707$11,553$26,707
On-campus Living Costs$15,512$15,790
Off-campus Living Costs$15,512$15,790

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of Florida State University College of Law is 160. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of Florida State University College of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.73 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

Florida State University College of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile161161
50th Percentile160160
25th Percentile157155
GPA
75th Percentile3.793.84
50th Percentile3.633.73
25th Percentile3.343.48

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at Florida State University College of Law is 32.67% where 1,598 applicants have applied to and 522 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Florida State University College of Law is lower (difficult to get in) compared to other law schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 45.03%).
The Yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 36.78% where 192 students finally enrolled out of 522 admitted students. The yield Florida State University College of Law is average compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

Florida State University College of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

Florida State University College of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants1,5531,598
Admitted557522
Enrolled212192
Acceptance Rate35.87%32.67%
Yield38.06%36.78%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 837 law school students have enrolled to Florida State University College of Law. 605 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 232 students enrolled in Non-JD program. For Non-JD program students, 206 students have enrolled through distance learning.
192 first-time students have enrolled in Florida State University College of Law. By gender, 88 male and 104 female first-time students newly enrolled in Florida State University College of Law.

Florida State University College of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at Florida State University College of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment693837
JD Enrollment577605
Non-JD Enrollment116232
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)92206
2020 First-year Student Population Florida State University College of Law
20192020
Total213192
Men9488
Women119104

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Florida State University College of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 86.71% - 143 students have taken and 124 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Florida average bar exam pass rate (70.78%).

Florida State University College of Law Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Florida State University College of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates169177
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total174143
New Graduates138138
Prior Year Graduates365
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers3039
Exam Passer155124
Exam Pass Rate89.08%86.71%
Florida Pass Rate66.02%70.78%