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Thursday, August 31, 2017

Survey: Rankings Are The Most Important Factor In Students' Decision On Which Law School To Attend

Following up on yesterday's post on a survey of law school applicants by Blueprint LSAT Preparation:  

What will have the largest impact in determining which law school you will ultimately choose? Rank in order of importance, 1 being the most important and 5 being the least important.

Ranking Survey

Question 3

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Comments

And as Faculty Lounge found a few years ago, there is a .71 correlation coefficient between USNWR law school rank and the percentage of grads that got FT/LT/license-required jobs. It's almost as if the JD exists in a highly stratified and pedigree-conscious job market!

Posted by: Unemployed Northeastern | Aug 31, 2017 3:02:56 PM

The humanity. The humanity.

Posted by: Anon | Aug 31, 2017 4:39:24 PM