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Harvard University

Law School

Cambridge, MA

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Harvard University

Overview

Harvard University / Law School is located in Cambridge, MA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor (JD)
Master of Laws (LL M)
Doctor of Juridical Sciences (SJD)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Policy (JD/MPP)
Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy (JD/MALD)
Juris Doctor/Doctor of Philosophy (JD/PhD)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Health (JD/MPH)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 118
Doctoral Degrees 580

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam LSAT (for JD)
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,924
Applied
871
Accepted
13%

Applying

No
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT (for JD)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

1,670
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.16%
Black or African American 8.56%
White or Caucasian 56%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.18%
Asian 9.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 18.2%

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Faculty

Full-time - 81
Part-time - 0

Research

Focus of faculty research: Constitutional law, voting right law, cyber law
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
9,100,000

Location & Contact

Address 1563 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA  02138
United States
Contact Elena Kagan
Phone: 617-495-1000