Georgia State University College of Law

Georgia State University College of Law is a Public, 4 years school in Atlanta, GA. Total 750 students are attending the law school and 222 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 160 and the average GPA is 3.55. The law school tuition & fees at Georgia State University College of Law is $36,810.

  • LSAT Average: 160
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $36,810
  • LLM Tuition & Fees: $37,618
  • Acceptance Rate: 26.96%
  • Student Population: 750
  • First-Year Student: 222

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at Georgia State University College of Law is $17,202 for Georgia residents and $36,810 for out-of-state students. The tuition increased by 28.44% compared to last year. The average living costs besides tuition & fees is $18,308 including costs for room & boards, transportation, and other personal expenses. The living costs does not include the fees for health insurance.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in Georgia is $35,424 for Georgia residents and $42,116 for out-of-state students. For all laws schools in United States, the average law school tuition & fees is $37,935 for State residents and $43,395 for out-of-state students.
The tuition & fees of Georgia State University College of Law is cheaper than the average tuition & fees of Georgia law schools.
The next table shows the Georgia State University College of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the Georgia law schools and all U.S. Law schools. The 2023 statistics for comparison is not available yet due to the lack of data.
Law School Tuition & Fees
202120222023
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Georgia State University College of Law$16,690$36,298$13,954$28,660$17,202$36,810
Georgia Law Schools$35,424$42,116 $35,424$42,116-
All U.S. Law Schools$38,035$43,389 $37,935$43,395-

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 160 and the average GPA is 3.55 at Georgia State University College of Law.
The undergraduate GPA of Georgia State University College of Law is lower than the average LSAT score of Georgia law schools.
The next table shows the submitted LSAT scores and GPA by 25th/50th/75th percentile and full-time/part-time status and compare each score to last year scores.
LSAT scores distribution
Georgia State University College of LawGeorgia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile158155156155
50th percentile160159160158
75th percentile162161162161
GPA distribution
Georgia State University College of LawGeorgia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile3.433.133.263.27
50th percentile3.613.313.563.54
75th percentile3.783.563.733.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 2,125 students have applied to Georgia State University College of Law. Among them, 573 students have accepted to admit and 222 have enrolled into Georgia State University College of LawThe acceptance rate is 26.96% and the yield is 39%.
The acceptance rate of Georgia State University College of Law is lower than the acceptance rate of Georgia law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Georgia State University College of Law.
Admission Statistics
Georgia State University College of LawGeorgia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants2,12512,439475,703
Admitted5733,377135,643
Enrolled22296440,338
Acceptance Rate26.96%30.36%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)38.74%31.05%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 750 students enrolled to Georgia State University College of Law. Among them 713 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 37 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 222 students newly joined to to Georgia State University College of Law. By gender, there are 100 men and 137 women first-time students at Georgia State University College of Law. By attending status, 193 students enrolled as full-time and 44 students enrolled as part-time status.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment677750
JD Enrollment656713
Non-JD Enrollment2137
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total21716255 22219344
Men1158222 1168614
Women1138033 13710730

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 88.34% where 180 students took the exam and 159 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Georgia law schools (76.2%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates196209
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total191180
New Graduates168159
Prior Year Graduates2321
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers2847
Exam Passer166159
Exam Pass Rate86.91%88.34%
Georgia Pass Rate65.92%76.2%

Law Schools in Georgia

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