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IPEDS ID: 169628
OPE ID: 00225400
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Michigan State University-College of Law
648 N. Shaw Lane, Room 368, East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1300
General information:  (517) 432-6800
Website:  www.law.msu.edu
Type:  4-year, Private not-for-profit
Awards offered:  Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus setting:  City: Small
Campus housing:  No
Student population:  1,024 (0 undergraduate)
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Institutions--Schools of law
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Study abroad
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2012Full timePart time
Total faculty581
Instructional581
Research and public service00
Total graduate assistants-0
Instructional-0
Research-0
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year2013-2014
Tuition$21,734
Fees$28
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2012-2013, therefore financial aid information was not reported.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2012-2013, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2012
Total enrollment (all graduate)1,024
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:
Full-time: 81%
Part-time: 19%Student Gender:
Male: 55%
Female: 45%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 2%
Asian: 4%
Black or African American: 7%
Hispanic/Latino: 4%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 1%
White: 62%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%
Non-resident alien: 13%
Graduate Distance Education Status
Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 1%
Enrolled in some distance education: 2%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 97%
  • This institution does not offer programs at or below the baccalaureate level, therefore admission information was not reported.
  • This institution did not offer programs at or below the baccalaureate level, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2012-2013
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramMasterDoctorPostgraduate
Certificate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Legal Professions and Studies
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General2-0
Law-309-
Programs for Foreign Lawyers--39d
Category total230939d
Grand total230939
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution.
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools1/1/1941 -  Accredited
2012 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201020112012
Illegal weapons possession101213
Drug law violations101198261
Liquor law violations736957821
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter001
Sex offenses - Forcible141520
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Robbery813
Aggravated assault8107
Burglary957777
Motor vehicle theft12914
Arson201
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year20102009
Default rate4.8%3.0%
Number in default129
Number in repayment249295
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)
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National Center for Education Statistics - http://nces.ed.gov
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