Georgia State University College of Law Overview

Founded in 1982, Georgia State University College of Law is a Public located in Atlanta, GA. Georgia State University College of Law is ranked 55th in Best Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces Georgia State University College of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at Georgia State University College of Law is 158 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at Georgia State University College of Law is 3.51 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at Georgia State University College of Law is $28,774 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at Georgia State University College of Law is 29.30% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 677 law school students have enrolled to Georgia State University College of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at Georgia State University College of Law is 86.91% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.62%.

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at Georgia State University College of Law is $14,068 for Georgia residents and $28,774 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 6.84% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $9,286 for Georgia residents and $24,517 for out-of-state students. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $9,292 for Georgia residents and $24,790 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $18,439 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $16,136 when a student lives off campus.

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

Georgia State University College of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-StateGeorgia ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$12,227$26,933$14,068$28,774
Undergraduate Program$9,112$23,971$9,286$24,517
Graduate Program$9,148$24,646$9,292$24,790
On-campus Living Costs$15,302$18,439
Off-campus Living Costs$14,350$16,136

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of Georgia State University College of Law is 158. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of Georgia State University College of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.51 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

Georgia State University College of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile160160
50th Percentile158158
25th Percentile155156
GPA
75th Percentile3.643.66
50th Percentile3.473.51
25th Percentile3.253.34

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at Georgia State University College of Law is 29.30% where 1,710 applicants have applied to and 501 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Georgia 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 43.31% where 217 students finally enrolled out of 501 admitted students. The yield Georgia State University College of Law is higher (eager to enroll) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

Georgia State University College of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

Georgia State University College of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants1,9241,710
Admitted477501
Enrolled201217
Acceptance Rate24.79%29.30%
Yield42.14%43.31%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 677 law school students have enrolled to Georgia State University College of Law. 656 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 21 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
217 first-time students have enrolled in Georgia State University College of Law. By gender, 104 male and 113 female first-time students newly enrolled in Georgia State University College of Law.

Georgia State University College of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at Georgia State University College of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment679677
JD Enrollment632656
Non-JD Enrollment4721
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2020 First-year Student Population Georgia State University College of Law
20192020
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total20115249 21716255
Men1158115 1158222
Women1057134 1138033

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Georgia State University College of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 86.91% - 191 students have taken and 166 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Georgia average bar exam pass rate (65.92%).

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

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Georgia State University College of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates171196
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total181191
New Graduates141168
Prior Year Graduates4023
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers3028
Exam Passer153166
Exam Pass Rate84.53%86.91%
Georgia Pass Rate71.18%65.92%
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