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Michigan State University College of Law

About Michigan State University College of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1891
  • Parent School: Michigan State University
  • Dean: Melanie B. Jacobs (Interim Dean)
  • Location: East Lansing, Michigan
  • Website: www.law.msu.edu
  • School Type: Private
  • Campus: Suburban
  • Enrollment: 698

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Alumni Directory

This alumni directory of 576 lawyers who graduated from Michigan State University College 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 Michigan State University College 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 Michigan State University College of Law

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Alumni Active on Lawyer Legion

Christian K Lassen II (2001)
Lassen Law Firm
Philadelphia, PA
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John E. Melton (1996)
MELTON LAW FIRM
Saginaw, MI
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James Michael Moore (1991)
Moore Law Firm
McAllen, TX
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Brandon Gardner (2010)
Brandon Gardner & Associates, PLC
Grand Rapids, MI
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Thomas M.J. Lavigne (1998)
Cannabis Counsel, PLC
Detroit, MI
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Thomas Linn Stroble (2004)
Michigan Injury Lawyers
Bloomfield Hills, MI
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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

201920182017
Completed Applications1,4751,5892,107
Total Offers8129441,080
Acceptance Rate55.05%59.41%51.26%
LSAT Score Median155154154
LSAT Score Low152152150
LSAT Score High157157157
Undergraduate GPA Median3.583.513.56
Undergraduate GPA Low3.293.243.21
Undergraduate GPA High3.773.733.75
Total Graduates232255230

Bar Exam Statistics

201920182017
Total First Time Takers226218220
Total Passed174167179
School's Bar Passage Rate76.99%76.61%81.37%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate72.92%73.95%75.41%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate4.072.665.96

Tuition and Expenses

201920182017
Tuition Full Time Resident$45,600$44,200$43,400
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$45,600$44,200$43,400
Tuition Part Time Resident$45,600-$43,400
Tuition Part Time Non-resident$45,600-$43,400
On Campus Living Expenses$18$18,604$18,204
Off Campus Living Expenses$18$18,604$18,204

Grants and Scholarships

201920182017
Total Students Reciving Grants626637580
Total Percentage Receiving Grants88%81%76%
Average Grant Amount - Median$21,036.50$5,347.00$23,296.00
Average Grant Amount - Low$16,575.00$4,794.00$13,629.00
Average Grant Amount - High$27,625.00$17,147.00$32,936.00

Students and Faculty

201920182017
Student-to-Faculty Ratio5.6:15.7:15.9:1
Total Students698710784
Total Students Male335343379
Total Students Female363367405
Total Faculty124124132
Total Faculty Male737883
Total Faculty Female514649
Total Faculty Minorities111415

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare Michigan State University 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 - Michigan State University College of Law


#27 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.58
Michigan State University College of Law is tied for #27 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.58) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#140 in Acceptance Rate - 55.05%
Michigan State University College of Law is tied for #140 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 55.05% among those who applied for admission.

#140 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 5.6:1
Michigan State University College of Law ranks #140 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 5.6:1 faculty ratio

#19 in Median LSAT - 155
Michigan State University College of Law is tied for #19 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 155 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#109 in Bar Passage Rate - 76.99%
Michigan State University College of Law ranks #109 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#65 in Highest Tuition - $45,600
Michigan State University College of Law ranks #65 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#147 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 8.87%
Michigan State University College of Law ranks #147 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (8.87%).

#81 in Presence of Female Faculty - 41%
Michigan State University College of Law ranks #81 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (41%).

Contact the MSU Law

Michigan State University College of Law
648 N Shaw Ln
East Lansing, MI 48824-4497
www.law.msu.edu
Fax: 517-432-6801
Phone: 517-432-6800

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