Enrolment down at US law schools
Enrolment at US law schools is in decline, with some schools faring worse than others. comments powered by Disqus
Overall, 132 of the 199 ABA-accredited law schools saw declining enrolment numbers in the last 12 months, while eight schools saw no change in new enrolment.
There were 13 law schools that saw first-year enrolment drop by 30 percent or more in the last year; while an additional 27 recorded a decline in enrolment of between 20 to 30 percent.
Enrolment gains were enjoyed by slightly more than a quarter of schools—62 in total.