Northern Kentucky University (Chase)

Quick Stats

Nunn Hall
Highland Heights, KY 41099

Students
332
enrolled (full-time)
171
enrolled (part-time)
Tuition
$17,414
per year (full-time, in-state)
$27,944
per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$12,094
per year (part-time, in-state)
$19,384
per year (part-time, out-of-state)

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Law School Overview

U.S. News Rankings

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Specialties

#61 in Part-time Law

Law School Overview

The Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University has an application deadline of August 1. The full-time program application fee at the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University is $40. The part-time program application fee at the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University is $40. Its tuition is full-time: $17,414 per year (in-state); full-time: $27,944 per year (out-of-state); part-time: $12,094 per year (in-state); and part-time: $19,384 per year (out-of-state). The student-faculty ratio is 14.5:1. The Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University has 49 full- and part-time faculty on staff.

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Year founded 1893
Public/private Public
Law school designation Regional

Admissions

Application deadline August 1
Full-time program application fee $40
Part-time program application fee $40
Admissions phone (859) 572-5841
Admissions email chaseadmissions@nku.edu
Website http://chaselaw.nku.edu

Academics

Full- and part-time faculty 49
Student-faculty ratio 14.5:1
Total faculty 61

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 332
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)
J.D. candidates graduating in 2012-2013 183

Cost

Tuition and fees

full-time: $17,414 per year (in-state)
full-time: $27,944 per year (out-of-state)
part-time: $12,094 per year (in-state)
part-time: $19,384 per year (out-of-state)

Room and board $8,726

Careers

Employed at graduation2 N/A
Median private sector starting salary $51,000
Median public service starting salary $44,500

Library

Total volumes and volume equivalents 343,833

* Law School Overview details based on 2013 data

2. Represents the percentage of all 2012 graduates who had a full-time job lasting at least a year for which bar passage was required or a J.D. degree was an advantage. These employment rates are part of the data on placement success used to determine a school’s ranking.

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