Thursday, December 19, 2019
Derek Muller (Pepperdine), Law School 1L JD Enrollment Falls Slightly as Non-JD Enrollment Reaches All-Time Highs:
The 2019 law school enrollment figures have been released. They show a slightly worse first-year JD enrollment and continued soaring growth in non-JD enrollment. About 15% of law school enrollees, 1 in 7, are not enrolled in a JD program. ...
Non-JD enrollment continues to climb. ... Growth in non-JD online enrollment as a part of overall non-JD enrollment continues, too, with much faster growth in recent years—up from 5588 last year to 7378 this year. ... Below I highlight a handful of schools with the highest non-JD enrollment as a percentage of total law school enrollment.