North Carolina Central University School of Law Overview

Founded in 1940, North Carolina Central University School of Law is a Public located in Durham, NC. North Carolina Central University School of Law is ranked 183rd in Best Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces North Carolina Central University School of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at North Carolina Central University School of Law is 146 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at North Carolina Central University School of Law is 3.24 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at North Carolina Central University School of Law is $38,868 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at North Carolina Central University School of Law is 40.42% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 364 law school students have enrolled to North Carolina Central University School of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at North Carolina Central University School of Law is 76.23% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.62%.

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at North Carolina Central University School of Law is $16,196 for North Carolina residents and $38,868 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 0.04% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $6,629 for North Carolina residents and $19,336 for out-of-state students. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $7,641 for North Carolina residents and $20,595 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $16,432 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $16,832 when a student lives off campus.

North Carolina Central University School of Law 2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

North Carolina Central University School of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-StateNorth Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$16,180$38,852$16,196$38,868
Undergraduate Program$6,464$19,171$6,534$19,241
Graduate Program$7,476$20,700$7,546$20,500
On-campus Living Costs$16,455$16,432
Off-campus Living Costs$16,855$16,832

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of North Carolina Central University School of Law is 146. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of North Carolina Central University School of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.24 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

North Carolina Central University School of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile150149
50th Percentile146146
25th Percentile144144
GPA
75th Percentile3.53.48
50th Percentile3.263.24
25th Percentile3.072.94

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at North Carolina Central University School of Law is 40.42% where 767 applicants have applied to and 310 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at North Carolina Central University School of Law is slightly lower than average (relatively 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 45.16% where 140 students finally enrolled out of 310 admitted students. The yield North Carolina Central University School of Law is higher (eager to enroll) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

North Carolina Central University School of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

North Carolina Central University School of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants773767
Admitted316310
Enrolled99140
Acceptance Rate40.88%40.42%
Yield31.33%45.16%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 364 law school students have enrolled to North Carolina Central University School of Law. All students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor Degree) program .
142 first-time students have enrolled in North Carolina Central University School of Law. By gender, 48 male and 94 female first-time students newly enrolled in North Carolina Central University School of Law. With 2 pre-admitted students, there are 142 first-time law school Students at North Carolina Central University School of Law.

North Carolina Central University School of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at North Carolina Central University School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment371364
JD Enrollment371364
Non-JD Enrollment00
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2020 First-year Student Population North Carolina Central University School of Law
20192020
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total1038716 14212814
Men35256 48417
Women726210 94877

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at North Carolina Central University School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 76.23% - 122 students have taken and 93 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is lower than North Carolina average bar exam pass rate (78.64%).

North Carolina Central University School of Law Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at North Carolina Central University School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates132128
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total127122
New Graduates109106
Prior Year Graduates1816
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers2313
Exam Passer9693
Exam Pass Rate75.59%76.23%
North Carolina Pass Rate68.14%78.64%