Part-time Law

Ranked in 2014, part of Best Law Schools | Part-time Law Rankings Methodology

Part-time law programs allow working professionals to balance a career with evening or weekend courses. Students in part-time programs can usually earn a J.D. in four years. These are the top part-time law programs.

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Rank School name Part-time score Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile) (part-time) Acceptance rate (part-time) Enrollment (part-time)
#10 Temple University (Beasley)

Philadelphia, PA

64 2.7 155-162 29.0% 168
#15 Brooklyn Law School

Brooklyn, NY

60 2.6 155-163 23.8% 208
#22 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​Camden

Camden, NJ

53 2.4 156-159 12.4% 79
#5 Loyola Marymount University

Los Angeles, CA

67 2.7 156-161 8.5% 207
#4 George Mason University

Arlington, VA

74 2.8 157-163 14.3% 157
#38 Chapman University (Fowler)

Orange, CA

45 1.9 157-164 20.4% 22
#3 Fordham University

New York, NY

80 3.4 158-162 29.0% 219
#1 Georgetown University

Washington, DC

100 4.1 158-165 4.5% 239

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