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City University of New York School of Law

Professional Program

Long Island City, NY

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City University of New York School of Law

Overview

City University of New York School of Law / Professional Program is located in Long Island City, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor (JD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 94

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,427
Applied
657
Accepted
193
Enrolled
46%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements CAS report, bachelor's degree

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards July 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

480
Total Graduate Students
28%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
71%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 20.83%
Black or African American 14.17%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.21%
Asian 10.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.21%
Two or more races 2.29%
Unknown 1.88%

Gender

Male (38%)
Female (61%)

Faculty

63
Total faculty
Full-time - 51
Part-time - 12
Male (21)
Female (42)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Capital punishment, domestic violence, indigenous land rights, cross cultural lawyering, LGBT issues, aging, ecology, international human rights, pedagogy, environmental justice
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2 Court Square
Long Island City, NY  11101-4356
United States
Contact Mary Lu Bilek
Dean/Professor of Law
Phone: 718-340-4201
Fax: 718-340-4482