The Cooley Law School at Western Michigan University, often referred to as Cooley, is based in Lansing, Michigan and is accredited by the AmericanAmerican Bar Association (ABA).
In addition to its main campus in Lansing, the law school has smaller satellite campuses located in Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, and Auburn Hills, Michigan. It recently launched a fourth satellite campus in Tampa Bay, Florida. Between its five locations (and including both full- and part-time students), Cooley has one of the largest enrollments of any law school in the United States. It also has the largest minority enrollment, largest international enrollment and largest faculty of any American law school.
Cooley has been continuously accredited by the ABA since 1975 and regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since early 2001.
|Main Number:||(517) 371-5140|
|Type of Institution:||Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above|
|Awards Offered:||Post-master’s certificate|
Doctor’s degree – professional practice (new classification)
|Campus setting:||City: Midsize|
|Student Population:||4,287 (0 undergraduate)|
|Ratio of students to faculty:||15 to 1|
Tuition & Fees
|Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees|
|Tuition for In-state Students||$7,542|
|In-state Student Fees||$40|
|Tuition for Out-of-state Students||$7,542|
|Out-of-state Student Fees||$40|
All Degrees and Programs
|Program Completions for Most Recent Year||BA/BS||MA/MS||Doctor||AA/AS||CERT|
|Grand Total of All Programs||–||–||955||–||–|
|Legal Studies, General||–||–||955||–||–|
|Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law||–||–||1||–||–|
|Intellectual Property Law||–||–||11||–||–|
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