Quick Facts

From its distinguished faculty taking a genuine interest in their students' success, to offering some of the smallest class sizes of law schools in the country, Cumberland School of Law offers a collegial, scholarly environment that continues to receive high ratings for its quality of life and instruction.

  1. #6 law school for trial advocacy ranking by U.S. News & World Report's Best Grad School 2015. See advocacy competition results.

  2. Median, 75th percentile and 25th percentile LSAT score and undergraduate GPA
  3. Fall 2013 total enrollment: 421

  4. Eight joint-degree programs offered in public administration, religion, health, bioethics, environmental management and business. The J.D./M.B.A. can be completed in three years, in most cases. 
  5. Alabama Bar Exam and Employment
  6. Faculty members with law degrees or master of laws degrees from many different law schools, including Harvard, Yale, Columbia, University of Michigan, and Stanford, among others.
  7. The average course load is 15 hours. In order to receive the J.D. degree, students must complete at least 90 semester hours of acceptable credit with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. Most students earn their J.D. degree in three years.


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