Fast Facts

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At a Glance - 2017 Entering Class

51% Male
49% Female

Age range: 20-55

Our Students

30 U.S. states and territories represented
59 majors represented
113 undergraduate schools represented

57% out of undergraduate school one year or more
60% speak one or more foreign language
47% identify as a member of diverse group

J.D. Class 2020 Entering GPA/ LSAT

327 entering students, all data as of August 18, 2017

Average GPA/LSAT:  3.37/158
25% GPA/LSAT: 3.2/155
75% GPA/LSAT: 3.59/160

For admission: highest LSAT score given most weight; also considered extracurriculars, community service, work experience, personal statement, and recommendations

Financial Aid/ Scholarships


Federal loan assistance is available (Direct Unsubsidized and Graduate PLUS loans)
Wide variety of merit-based cholarships awarded
Full-tuition scholarships awarded through Miami Scholars Public Interest Program.



  • 12:1 Faculty/student ratio
  • Small classes (15-20) with emphasis on practice readiness and professionalism in first-year legal communication and research skills program (LComm
  • Over 300 distinct courses & seminars offered annually
  • Many small classes (20< students) and 30+ unique 1-and-2 credit compressed innovative courses taught by experts from around the world


Clinics and Practicums


International & Interdisciplinary 


    Class of 2017 Employment Information


    260 total number of graduates (100%)
    238 number of graduates employed (232) or pursuing an advanced degree (6) (91.5%)
    13 number of graduates seeking work (5%)
    5 not seeking work (2%)
    4 status unknown (1.5%)

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    Past Student Externships 

    Extensive local, national and international externship possibilities:
    Atlantic Records
    Bacardi USA, Inc.
    BBC Worldwide
    Community Justice Project
    Federal Communications Commission
    Florida Justice Institute
    Miami-Dade Public Defender
    Miami-Dade State Attorney
    Miami Dolphins
    Miami Waterkeeper
    Sony Music Entertainment
    Ultra Music Festival
    U.S. Court of Appeals for 11th Judicial Circuit
    U.S. Department of Homeland Security
    U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
    U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission
    University of Miami Health System
    U.S. Department of Justice



    Miami Law has more than 20,000 alumni represented in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, several territories and 91 countriesSee more alumni making an impact.

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