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 in 2017. 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.
#101 in U.S. News & World Report
The Kline School of Law jumped 11 places in the 2018 U.S. News rankings, which also ranked our programs among the best in the nation:
- Legal Writing: #12
- Trial Advocacy: #15
- Health Care Law: #18
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 25 tied with California State University-Fullerton, Clemson University and Northwestern University in the U.S. News category, Most Innovative Schools.