Health Care Law

Ranked in 2014, part of Best Law Schools

Health care law courses often examine medical malpractice and public health issues, as students are prepared to work with hospitals, physicians, patients and policymakers. These are the top health care law programs.

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Rankings Overall Law School Program Data
Rank School name Tuition and fees Enrollment (full-time) LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile) Acceptance rate Employed 9 months after graduation2 Assessment score by lawyers/judges (out of 5) Bar passage rate (first-time test takers) GPA (25th-75th percentile) Employed at graduation2 Peer assessment score (out of 5)
#10 Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

$53,308 per year (full-time) 1,741
#10 Indiana University—‚ÄčIndianapolis (McKinney)

Indianapolis, IN

$24,172 per year (in-state, full-time); $43,882 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 581
#9 University of Houston

Houston, TX

$29,748 per year (in-state, full-time); $39,792 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 619
#8 Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA

$16,042 per year (in-state, full-time); $35,722 per credit (out-of-state, full-time) 469
#7 Georgetown University

Washington, DC

$50,890 per year (full-time) 1,694
#5 Boston University

Boston, MA

$45,786 per year (full-time) 676
#5 Seton Hall University

Newark, NJ

$49,070 per year (full-time) 477
#3 Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland, OH

$46,826 per year (full-time) 418
#3 Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, IL

$41,666 per year (full-time) 681
#2 St. Louis University

St. Louis, MO

$37,615 per year (full-time) 559
#1 University of Maryland (Carey)

Baltimore, MD

$27,174 per year (in-state, full-time); $39,256 per year (out-of-state, full-time) 643