Promote Your Attorney Profile on Law.net - Get Found / Earn More!
Florida Law School Protected from Obama Administration’s Contraception Mandate
Florida Law School Protected from Obama Administration’s Contrac...
Columbia Law School Offers Critical Thinking Seminars at New Center
Columbia Law School Offers Critical Thinking Seminars at New Center
Possible Increase in Law School Applications for 2015-2016
Possible Increase in Law School Applications for 2015-2016
Student Data Sent to Members of UVa Law School by Mistake
Student Data Sent to Members of UVa Law School by Mistake
Your profile matches an open legal position. Apply now!
Legal Job Listings

Florida A&M Law School Warned of Poor Standards by ABA

The law school at Florida A&M has been warned that it is not meeting standards in order to retain is accreditation, according to Diverse Education. A letter was sent to school officials by the American Bar Association outlining problems discovered with the law school, which is in Orlando.

The letter questioned whether the school was working hard enough to prepare its law school students for the bar exam. The ABA released a report, 31 pages total, that says 30 percent of the students admitted to the law school either do not graduate or do not pass the bar.

Officials from the university must submit a report by May that proves the school is complying with proper accreditation standards. The warning letter was not a surprise, as an initial report was released in September.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




β€œIt’s not like we have been waiting for the sky to fall,” FAMU interim President Larry Robinson said. He also noted that the law school still has full accreditation.

There are close to 630 students at the College of Law, but applications for next year have dipped by 35 percent. Full accreditation of the law school was acquired in 2009. The entire university was placed on probation back in December by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Florida A&M Law School Warned of Poor Standards by ABA by

Tagged: ,

Posted by on February 18, 2013. Filed under Law School News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Litigation Paralegal (Commercial / Complex Business)
USA-FL-Tampa

Downtown Tampa law firm specializing in corporate bankruptcy, reorganization and complex business litigation, is seeking a litigation paralegal with 5 years minimum experience. A background in co...

Related Posts: