Class of 2015 Profile

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The students making up the class of 2015 come from 42 different states, eight foreign countries, and represent 101 different undergraduate institutions. Their backgrounds include science, teaching, education, entertainment, the arts, politics, public policy, government, business, technology, sports, and non-profit sector work.

  • Median GPA: 3.76
  • GPA 25/75 percentiles: 3.58/3.85
  • Median LSAT: 169
  • LSAT 25/75 percentiles: 166/170
  • 209 students enrolled from 4,963 applicants
  • Average age: 23 (ages range from 21 to 37)
  • Female: 44%, Male: 56%
  • Total Minority: 31%

Geographic Distribution

  • Northeast: 22%
  • Mid-Atlantic: 26%
  • West: 21%
  • South: 13%
  • Midwest: 12%
  • Foreign: 8%

Employment Data

Duke Law graduates are in high demand because they are known as leaders, clear thinkers, and excellent writers who are ready to serve as effective advocates from day one. Several hundred employers from around the country come to Duke each year to recruit our students, and our Career and Professional Development Center provides a vast array of resources and programs designed to help you find the best job for you, no matter what location or field you choose.

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