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Summary: Universities, students, and the ABA understand that student debt is out of control so extra effort is being done to decrease the amount and help students understand loans better. Receiving an education is not cheap. Student loans affect almost…>read moreNo Comment July 17, 2015
Summary: Check out this online directory of over 355 listings of providers in each state for continuing legal education. See the full list at Continuing Legal Education Providers. Every state has different requirements on what qualifies as continuing legal education…>read moreNo Comment July 9, 2015
Summary: In such a weakened legal job market, many feel that law schools should be closing instead of receiving accreditation. July 6 2015 Update from Dean Bilek at the bottom. According to Bloomberg, earlier this month, the American Bar Association…>read moreNo Comment July 1, 2015
Summary: The ABA has noted the rise of alternative JD careers. Perhaps it was inevitable. With the legal market glutted with JDs and the market collapsed and barely recovered after 2008, of course all these debt-ridden JDs are going to…>read moreNo Comment June 23, 2015
Summary: Concordia Law School gains provisional accreditation from the ABA. When Concordia University School of Law opened in fall of 2012, they had a set plan for ensuring their student body would qualify to take the bar upon graduation. They…>read moreNo Comment June 11, 2015
Summary: Indiana Tech Law School has been denied accreditation by the American Bar Association. The school will now have the chance to appeal that decision. According to the Indiana Lawyer, the American Bar Association has denied provisional accreditation to Indiana…>read moreNo Comment June 10, 2015
Summary: After applying for provisional accreditation in August, the law school has been granted their status just in time for their nine graduates to take the bar exam. Concordia University School of Law in Boise, Idaho finally received its provisional…>read moreNo Comment June 9, 2015
Summary: North Carolina’s law schools compared in terms of post-grad employment. The legal market is still crawling, with little reprieve, after the 2008 recession, as well as after such annoying innovations as over-the-seas outsourcing and computerized data-base searches, reducing the…>read more1 Comment March 30, 2015
Summary: Two law schools have dropped the LSAT as a requirement for admission after the ABA changed its rules regarding the test. Earlier this month two law schools announced they would start accepting applicants who have yet to take the Law…>read moreNo Comment February 25, 2015
Summary: Enrollment at law schools has dropped across the country. Many have reduced admission requirements to pad enrollment, but doing so may have serious consequences, even putting a school’s accreditation at risk. According to Inside Higher Ed, law schools are…>read moreNo Comment January 16, 2015
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