Kline #7 Best Value Private Law School
PreLaw magazine has ranked the Kline School of Law #7 in the U.S. among private law schools that offer students with a “Best Value.” The ranking reflects employment rates for graduates, the percentage who pass the bar exam, the cost of tuition, the cost of living and average indebtedness incurred. Read more.
#6 in Trial Team Performance Rankings
The Kline School of Law has been ranked #6 in the U.S by the 2016-17 Trial Competition Performance Ranking published by Fordham University School of Law. The ranking is based on a system that awards varying numbers of points for competition wins and advances to final or semi-final rounds in both regional and national tournaments. Read more.
#30 for Grads’ Employment Outcomes
The National Law Journal ranked the Kline School of Law #30 on its list of the Top 50 Law Schools, based solely on employment outcomes for the Class of 2016. The ranking reflects placements for ’16 graduates in full-time, long-term jobs that require bar passage and were not funded by the school. Read more.
Among Top 50 U.S. Law Schools
The Kline School of Law was ranked #46 in Above the Law’s “Top 50 Law Schools” in the nation and #4 for state clerkships. The overall ranking is based largely on employment outcomes, with a focus on full-time, long-term jobs that require bar passage, emphasizing high-paying law firms and federal clerkships while excluding solo practitioners and school-funded positions. Read more.
#3 ‘Best Value’ for Online MLS Programs
Affordable Colleges.com ranked the Master of Legal Studies program #3 Best Value among online masters’ programs conferred by U.S. law schools. The ranking is based on metrics related to cost, student success and variety of online programs. Read more.
#26 in the U.S. for Employment Outcomes
A Law School Transparency report on employment outcomes for the Class of 2016 scores the Kline School of Law 26th among U.S. law schools. Read more.
#2 Among Most-improved Law Schools for Job Outcomes
National Jurist has ranked the Kline School of Law #2 in the U.S. for most-improved law schools with respect to job placements for graduates. Read more.
Kline Receives A+ for International Student Experience
In its ranking of “Best LLM Programs,” International Jurist gave the Kline School of Law an A+ for the quality of experience international students receive in the LLM and Global Access JD programs. Read more.
Kline School of Law Programs Earn High Marks
Three Kline School of Law programs were ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in 2017.
- Trial Advocacy: #15
- Health Care Law: #20
- Legal Writing: #24
For nearly a decade, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Drexel University in the category of Best National Universities in “America’s Best Colleges” by U.S. News & World Report. Drexel also ranked at number 14 tied with Cornell, Harvard, George Mason University and the University of Texas-Austin in the U.S. News category, Most Innovative Schools.