About Belmont College of Law
- Established: 2011
- Parent School: Belmont University
- Dean: Alberto Gonzales
- Location: Nashville, Tennessee
- Website: www.belmont.edu
- School Type: Private
- Campus: Urban
- Enrollment: 335
2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: June 30
Application Fee: $50
|LSAT Score Median||156||155||155|
|LSAT Score Low||153||153||152|
|LSAT Score High||158||157||158|
|Undergraduate GPA Median||3.63||3.50||3.50|
|Undergraduate GPA Low||3.28||3.31||3.16|
|Undergraduate GPA High||3.84||3.70||3.70|
Bar Exam Statistics
|Total First Time Takers||80||78||77|
|School's Bar Passage Rate||96.25%||93.59%||92.21%|
|ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate||80.56%||75.64%||78.08%|
|School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate||15.69||17.95||14.13|
Tuition and Expenses
|Tuition Full Time Resident||$45,140||$44,470||$43,480|
|Tuition Full Time Non-resident||$45,140||$44,470||$43,480|
|Tuition Part Time Resident||-||-||-|
|Tuition Part Time Non-resident||-||-||-|
|On Campus Living Expenses||$26||$25,325||$25,210|
|Off Campus Living Expenses||$26||$25,325||$25,210|
Grants and Scholarships
|Total Students Reciving Grants||144||136||118|
|Total Percentage Receiving Grants||49%||49%||45%|
|Average Grant Amount - Median||$16,286.00||$13,989.50||$14,974.00|
|Average Grant Amount - Low||$10,857.50||$10,440.00||$9,982.50|
|Average Grant Amount - High||$21,715.00||$20,880.00||$19,965.00|
Students and Faculty
|Total Students Male||134||126||130|
|Total Students Female||201||167||146|
|Total Faculty Male||25||26||27|
|Total Faculty Female||15||14||16|
|Total Faculty Minorities||6||5||7|
National Comparison Rankings
The national comparison rankings below compare Belmont College of Law to other ABA-approved law schools in the United States.
The rankings were determined by comparing the statistics reported by each school.
You can view the raw data for these law school rankings here.
2019 National Rankings - Belmont College of Law
#22 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.63
Belmont College of Law is tied for #22 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.63) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#131 in Acceptance Rate - 54.26%
Belmont College of Law ranks #131 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 54.26% among those who applied for admission.
#191 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 8.4:1
Belmont College of Law ranks #191 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 8.4:1 faculty ratio
#18 in Median LSAT - 156
Belmont College of Law is tied for #18 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 156 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#8 in Bar Passage Rate - 96.25%
Belmont College of Law ranks #8 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.
#68 in Highest Tuition - $45,140
Belmont College of Law ranks #68 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.
#76 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 15%
Belmont College of Law ranks #76 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (15%).
#115 in Presence of Female Faculty - 38%
Belmont College of Law ranks #115 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (38%).