Law Ranking 2018: American University

American UniversityRanked
49
in the USA
American University is a medium-sized not-for-profit college offering a number of disciplines along with law programs and located in Washington, District of Columbia. This college was founded in 1893 and is presently offering bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in 5 law programs.

American University is very expensive; depending on the program, tuition cost is around $46,000 per year. If you are looking for a cheaper alternative, check Affordable Colleges listing.

According to recent data analysis, American University area is dangerous - the college is reported to have a very bad rating for on-campus security.

Based on 67 evaluation factors, American University law program ranks in Top 50 Law Schools in the United States and The Third Best Law School in District of Columbia. Major competing law schools for this school are Yale University in New Haven and Columbia University in the City of New York in New York City. See the details about all twelve competing law schools as well as available law majors below.


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Overall school rankings 2018:

The Third Best Law School in District of Columbia
Ranked #20 Law School in The South
Ranked #49 Law School in USA

Programs rankings 2018:

State of District of Columbia Ranking

The Third Best Paralegal Studies School
The Third Best Advanced Studies School
The Third Best International Law School
The Third Best General Law School
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The South Regional Ranking

Ranked #8 Paralegal Studies School
Ranked #13 International Law School
Ranked #16 Advanced Studies School
Ranked #20 General Law School
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USA National Ranking

Ranked #21 Paralegal Studies School
Ranked #24 International Law School
Ranked #45 Advanced Studies School
Ranked #49 General Law School
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You could be interested in alternative options to get accepted at American University:
Journalism Programs - ranked top 5% in USA
Management Programs - ranked top 10% in USA
Politics Programs - ranked top 5% in USA
Also, see how American University ranks among graduate schools in District of Columbia.

Contact information:

American University
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016-8001
Phone: (202) 885-1000
Website: https://www.american.edu/

Location map:

American University Location Map

Law majors:

Bachelor's degree

General Legal Studies

Master's degree

American Law and Jurisprudence
International Law and Legal Studies
Other Legal Professions and Studies

Doctor's degree

American Law and Jurisprudence
Law

Law minors:

Bachelor's degree

General Legal Studies

Local competitors:

Yale University - Law School Ranking
Yale University

New Haven, CT, 4 law programs

Columbia University in The City of New York - Law School Ranking
Columbia University in the City of New York

New York City, NY, 6 law programs

University of Pennsylvania - Law School Ranking
University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA, 3 law programs

Duke University - Law School Ranking
Duke University

Durham, NC, 8 law programs

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Georgetown University

Washington, DC, 18 law programs

Cornell University - Law School Ranking
Cornell University

Ithaca, NY, 3 law programs

Washington and Lee University - Law School Ranking
Washington and Lee University

Lexington, VA, 2 law programs

University of Virginia - Law School Ranking
University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA, 3 law programs

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Law School Ranking
University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, NC, 2 law programs

College of William and Mary - Law School Ranking
College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, VA, 2 law programs

Wake Forest University - Law School Ranking
Wake Forest University

Winston Salem, NC, 4 law programs

University of Richmond - Law School Ranking
University of Richmond

Richmond, VA, 3 law programs

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