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University of New Mexico

School of Law

Albuquerque, NM

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Overview

University of New Mexico / School of Law is located in Albuquerque, NM, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of Accountancy (JD/M Acct)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
Juris Doctor (JD)
Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 111

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam LSAT
Ethics class, 2 writing classes, clinic

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

636
Applied
281
Accepted
111
Enrolled
44%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

347
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
99%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 34.87%
Black or African American 1.44%
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native 6.92%
Asian 1.73%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.75%
Unknown 3.17%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (49%)

Faculty

66
Total faculty
Full-time - 33
Part-time - 33
Male (30)
Female (36)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Clinical legal education, international law, Indian law, natural resources and environmental law, Constitutional law, business and tax law, legal writing
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address MSC11 6070
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM  87131-0001
United States
Contact Mr. David Herring
Dean
Email: herring@law.unm.edu
Phone: 505-277-4700
Fax: 505-277-9558