Pennsylvania Law Schools Comparison
Pennsylvania Law School Overview
In Pennsylvania, 9 law schools that are accredited by American Bar Association (ABA) are active for academic year 2019-2020.
Next list summarizes the law school information in Pennsylvania.
- In Pennsylvania, Drexel University School of Law is the oldest law school (founded in 2006) and Penn State Law is the second oldest law school, founded in 1834.
- The average tuition & fees of Pennsylvania law schools is $44,528 and University of Pennsylvania Law School has the highest tuition & fees of $68,606 and Drexel University School of Law has the lowest tuition & fees of $1,960.
- The average LSAT score of Pennsylvania law schools is 159 and University of Pennsylvania Law School has the highest LSAT score of 170 and Widener Law Commonwealth has the lowest score of 149.
- The average acceptance rate of Pennsylvania law schools is 40.31% and University of Pennsylvania Law School has the tightest (lowest) rate of 15% and Widener Law Commonwealth has the loosest (lowest) rate of 68%.
- The average law school population of Pennsylvania law schools is 5,318 and Beasley School of Law has the most students of 997 and Penn State Dickinson Law has the fewest students of 231.
- The average bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) of Pennsylvania law schools is 83.28% and University of Pennsylvania Law School has the highest rate of 97% and Widener Law Commonwealth has the lowest rate of 68%.
9 ABA Accredited Pennsylvania Law Schools Comparison Table
|Rank||College Name||State||Founded||Tuition & Fees||LSAT Score||GPA||Acceptance Rate||Student Population||Bar Pass Rate|
|1||University of Pennsylvania Law School|
|2||Beasley School of Law|
|3||Penn State Law|
University Park, PA
|4||Villanova University School of Law|
|5||University of Pittsburgh Law School|
|6||Drexel University School of Law|
|7||Duquesne University School of Law|
|8||Widener Law Commonwealth|
|9||Penn State Dickinson Law|