Before the Civil War, most Missouri lawyers qualified for admission to the bar through the usual means available in the 19th Century: self-study, apprenticeship or instruction given by a lawyer in his office. In 1872 the Curators of the University of Missouri established the University of Missouri Law Department, making it one of the oldest law schools in the country.
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Missouri Law School is considered a Competitive law school, which accepts only 41% of its applicants. Comparatively, Missouri is Lower than the average cost for law school.
|Class of 2017||851||348 (40.89%)||133 (15.6%)|
|Living at home:||$16,542|
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Early Decision 2 : N/A
Regular Decision : 03/01
Application Fee : $55
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Missouri Law School is considered to have a Favorable student to faculty ratio. The average class size for 1L sections is approximately Average compared to other law schools. Student diversity at Missouri is Above Average.
The size of 1L sections affects the quality and consistency of teaching in law schools. Generally with smaller 1L section sizes, students receive more individualized attention. University of Missouri Columbia 1L section size is 5% smaller than law schools in Missouri and 8% larger than all Public law schools.
Deciding to attend law school requires a large financial investment with the goal of securing employment upon graduation. The University of Missouri Columbia class of 2012 had an employment rate of 92% with 1% pursuing an additional degree.
In 2012, 87.1%% of students reported their employment status 9-months after graduation.