South Texas College of Law

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School Overview

South Texas College of Law (locally referred to as South Texas) is a private law school and a member of both the American Bar Association and the Association of American Law Schools. The school is located in Houston, TX and was established in 1923. South Texas College of Law is one of the oldest law schools in Texas. The college currently has a staff of over 100 professors, which includes both adjunct and full-time.

The school’s trial advocacy program is often ranked among the top 10 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and was ranked third in 2010. The college holds over 111 national and international Advocacy Championships, more than any other law school in the United States.

Through a partnership with Texas A&M University, South Texas offesr a joint bachelor’s and Juris Doctor (J.D.) program that can be completed in just six years. Three years of study is dedicated to the bachelor’s degree and three years to the Juris Doctorate.

General Information

Main Office
1303 San Jacinto Street Houston, TX 77002
phone: (713) 659-8040
email:

The Law Services Information Book, explaining the registration procedures for the LSAT and LSDAS, can be obtained by writing LSAC at Box 2000, 662 Penn Street, Newtown, PA, 18940-0998, by calling LSAC at 215-968-1001

Main Address
3201 West Pecan Boulevard
McAllen, TX 78502
(956) 618-8311
www.stcl.edu

Admissions Information

Application Fee: $55

College has an application fee: Yes

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Open admission, but with selective admission to some programs

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Student Gender

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity


All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 373
Legal Studies, General 373
Law 373
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

South Texas College of Law Houston Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(713) 659-8040
Website:www.stcl.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.stcl.edu/admissions-aid/admissions/application/
Address:1303 San Jacinto Street, Houston, TX 77002
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:968
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:0 (0% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$0
Out-of-state Tuition:$0
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$0

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

South Texas College of Law Houston Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at South Texas College of Law Houston.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at South Texas College of Law Houston and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0
Books and supplies$0

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid0%
Grant or scholarship aid0%$0
Student loan aid0%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid0%$0
Federal student loans0%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for South Texas College of Law Houston. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled South Texas College of Law Houston students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

South Texas College of Law Houston Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment968
Undergraduate enrollment0
Graduate enrollment968

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

South Texas College of Law Houston Accreditation

This institution is accredited by American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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