Southern University Law Center

Quick Stats

PO Box 9294
Baton Rouge, LA 70813

Students
482
enrolled (full-time)
209
enrolled (part-time)
Tuition
$12,054
per year (full-time, in-state)
$20,654
per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$10,478
per year (part-time, in-state)
$19,078
per year (part-time, out-of-state)

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Law School Overview

U.S. News Rankings

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Specialties

RNP in Part-time Law

Law School Overview

The law school at Southern University Law Center has an application deadline of December 31. The full-time program application fee at the law school at Southern University Law Center is $50. The part-time program application fee at the law school at Southern University Law Center is $50. Its tuition is full-time: $12,054 per year (in-state); full-time: $20,654 per year (out-of-state); part-time: $10,478 per year (in-state); and part-time: $19,078 per year (out-of-state). The student-faculty ratio is 14.9:1. The law school at Southern University Law Center has 67 full- and part-time faculty on staff.

The full-time program application fee at Southern University Law Center is $25. The part-time program application fee at the law school is $25. The student-faculty ratio is 11.5:1.

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Year founded 1947
Public/private Public
Law school designation National

Admissions

Application deadline December 31
Full-time program application fee $50
Part-time program application fee $50
Admissions phone (225) 771-5340
Admissions email Admission@sulc.edu
Website http://www.sulc.edu/index_v3.htm

Academics

Full- and part-time faculty 67
Student-faculty ratio 14.9:1
Total faculty 75

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 482
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)
J.D. candidates graduating in 2012-2013 217

Cost

Tuition and fees

Full-time: $12,054 per year (in-state)
Full-time: $20,654 per year (out-of-state)
Part-time: $10,478 per year (in-state)
Part-time: $19,078 per year (out-of-state)

Room and board $12,600

Careers

Employed at graduation2 N/A
Median private sector starting salary $50,000
Median public service starting salary $39,000

Library

Total volumes and volume equivalents 462,820

* 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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