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Bar Passage Rates, Rankings, and Statistics

On this page you will find information on student employment outcomes, entering class statistics and our student body profile, and bar passage rates. For additional information, please contact the office of admissions.

Employment Outcomes

For detailed statistics on student employment outcomes, please view:

ABA standard 509 employment data-class of 2021.

91.4%—Total employment rate for 2021 graduates
10 months post-graduation in bar passage required, J.D. advantage, or professional positions

81.1%—Full-time, long-term employment rate for 2021 graduates,
10 months post-graduation in bar passage required or JD advantage positions

Bar Passage Rates

74.65%

Overall first-time pass rate across all jurisdictions

2021 calendar year

76.77%

Overall first-time pass rate across all jurisdictions

2021 calendar year

90.37%

Ultimate bar pass rate within two years of graduation

2019 graduates

ABA

View the most recent ABA standard 509 bar passage report

Class Demographics

For additional statistics, view Chicago-Kent's ABA Standard 509 Information Report (2021)

LSAT and GPA Statistics

 

All

Full Time

Part Time

Total in First-year Class

255

234

21

LSAT

All

Full Time

Part Time

    75th percentile

162

162

162

    50th percentile

159

159

160

    25th percentile

152

152

151

# not included in LSAT calculations

13

10

3

UGPA

All

Full Time

Part Time

    75th percentile

3.74

3.74

3.64

    50th percentile

3.56

3.57

3.53

    25th percentile

3.31

3.33

3.25

# not included in UGPA calculations

6

6

0

Entering Class Profile

Full-time, day division (enrolled): 234
Part-time, day and evening divisions (enrolled): 21
Out-of-state residents (full time): 48%
Universities represented: 134
Number with advanced degrees: 21
Languages spoken: 28
Age range: 20 to 43

  • Full-time average age: 25
  • Part-time average age: 29

Undergraduate Majors

Social sciences and helping professions: 47%
Arts and humanities: 19%
Business and management: 16%
Engineering: 6%
Other majors: 5%
Natural sciences: 4%
Health professions: 2%
Computer science: 1%

J.D. Students: 735 total

Full-time, day division: 638
Part-time, day & evening divisions: 97
Percentage of women: 56%
Percentage of students of color: 31%
States represented: 39 plus Washington, D.C.
Citizenship countries: 20
Student-faculty ratio: 7.6:1

LL.M. Students: 90

J.S.D. Students: 12

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Chicago-Kent Quick Facts

Get a rundown of our employment statistics, class demographics, bar passage and tuition rates, and important dates and deadlines in our "Quick Facts" brochure, available online as well as in a downloadable PDF format.