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Duquesne University School of Law

About Duquesne University School of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1911
  • Parent School: Duquesne University
  • Dean: April Mara Barton
  • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Website: www.duq.edu
  • School Type: Private
  • Campus: Urban
  • Enrollment: 460

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Alumni Directory

This alumni directory of 202 lawyers who graduated from Duquesne University School of Law is powered by Lawyer Legion. Use the filters to narrow your search for attorneys by graduation year, practice areas or location. Results are limited to 250 per query. The lawyers in this directory all attended or received their Juris Doctor degree from Duquesne University School of Law and are currently practicing law in the United States. The attorneys in this directory are also included in the Lawyer Legion network and provide legal services to consumers in and around their local area. Browse the alumni directory to find and connect with lawyers who attended Duquesne University School of Law

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Jessica C. Tully (2008)
Tully Law, PLLC
Charlotte Amalie, VI
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Michael Worgul V (2004)
Worgul, Sarna & Ness, Criminal Defense Attorneys, LLC
Pittsburgh, PA
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Vanessa Elaine Caruso (2014)
Caruso Law Group, LLC
Pittsburgh, PA
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Robert W. Frankhouser (2006)
GardnerFrankhouser
Pittsburgh, PA
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Daniel Stoner (2013)
Stoner Law Offices, LLC
Pittsburgh, PA
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Michael E Davis (1974)
Davis Divorce Law
Pittsburgh, PA
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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

201920182017
Completed Applications800805792
Total Offers462501486
Acceptance Rate57.75%62.24%61.36%
LSAT Score Median152152152
LSAT Score Low151150150
LSAT Score High156154155
Undergraduate GPA Median3.433.383.49
Undergraduate GPA Low3.243.153.21
Undergraduate GPA High3.713.683.71
Total Graduates110120129

Bar Exam Statistics

201920182017
Total First Time Takers103118121
Total Passed8999106
School's Bar Passage Rate86.41%83.89%87.61%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate79.58%76.53%79.58%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate6.837.368.03

Tuition and Expenses

201920182017
Tuition Full Time Resident$46,124$44,944$42,844
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$46,124$44,944$42,844
Tuition Part Time Resident$35,446$34,750$33,126
Tuition Part Time Non-resident$35,446$34,750$33,126
On Campus Living Expenses$16$16,286$15,814
Off Campus Living Expenses$16$16,286$15,814

Grants and Scholarships

201920182017
Total Students Reciving Grants389334334
Total Percentage Receiving Grants90%84%86%
Average Grant Amount - Median$20,000.00$20,500.00$17,000.00
Average Grant Amount - Low$11,858.50$10,261.00$8,462.50
Average Grant Amount - High$31,906.50$30,000.00$25,000.00

Students and Faculty

201920182017
Student-to-Faculty Ratio4.9:14.5:14.1:1
Total Students460434400
Total Students Male221199190
Total Students Female236235210
Total Faculty949798
Total Faculty Male546462
Total Faculty Female403336
Total Faculty Minorities1097

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare Duquesne University School 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 - Duquesne University School of Law


#40 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.43
Duquesne University School of Law is tied for #40 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.43) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#151 in Acceptance Rate - 57.75%
Duquesne University School of Law ranks #151 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 57.75% among those who applied for admission.

#103 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 4.9:1
Duquesne University School of Law ranks #103 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 4.9:1 faculty ratio

#22 in Median LSAT - 152
Duquesne University School of Law is tied for #22 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 152 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#57 in Bar Passage Rate - 86.41%
Duquesne University School of Law ranks #57 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#64 in Highest Tuition - $46,124
Duquesne University School of Law ranks #64 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#130 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 10.64%
Duquesne University School of Law is tied for #130 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (10.64%).

#69 in Presence of Female Faculty - 43%
Duquesne University School of Law ranks #69 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (43%).

Contact

Duquesne University School of Law
600 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
www.duq.edu
Phone: 412-396-6300

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