Mississippi College School of Law

Mississippi College School of Law

MC Law is interested in students who demonstrate not only the intellect needed to succeed in law school, but the character, leadership skills, and drive required to succeed in life. MC Law looking for well-rounded people of promise. That attitude is reflected in the law school’s application process, which considers not only your LSAT score and your GPA, but also your life experiences and the potential you bring to the law school and the legal field. Students accepted to MC Law will find that the whole person approach doesn’t end with the admissions process. Our professors are available to work with students one-on-one to identify individual challenges and enhance areas of strength. From opportunities to study law abroad to participating in public interest work to competing on our nationally-recognized appellate, trial, and arbitrations and dispute resolution teams, MC Law offers opportunities for each student to explore the specific areas in which he or she excels.

Contact Info


Website: http://law.mc.edu/
Address: 151 E Griffith St, Jackson, MS 39201
Admission Phone: (601) 925.7141
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students391
Student-faculty ratio23:1
Tuition $33,630 per year (full-time, in-state)
$33,630 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
N/A per year (part-time, in-state)
N/A per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee ProgramYes
Estimated Living Expenses$23,025
Founded In1980
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline07/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline07/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Mississippi College School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Mississippi College School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
Connmccandlish 148 A 3.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
ZacheriahP 147 A 2.75

Interested In Applying

No - - - 12 months ago
Henryc7 144 A 2.97

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
JWalker5 142 P 3.10

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Brittneylaw91 133 A 2.90

Pending

- - - one year ago
MClarington 136 A 3.70

Rejected

- - - 3 months ago
ClaringtonM 136 A 3.70

Rejected

- - - 7 months ago
Clarington 136 A 3.70

Rejected

- - - 8 months ago
jameljohnson 142 A 2.90

Waitlisted

- - - 7 months ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants67154214
Number of Offers4324293
Number of Matriculants1351341
75% GPA3.343.340
Median GPA3.083.080
25% GPA2.752.750
75% LSAT1441440
Median LSAT1461460
25% LSAT1491490
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students391
Total Students Receiving Grants246
% of Students Receiving Grants62.9
75% Grant Amount$5,000
Median Grant Amount$17,000
25% Grants Amount$27,527
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:This school does not award scholarships that may be reduced or eliminated based on law school academic performance

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (29.2)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (23)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (5.1)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (5.6)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (212)
  • Hispanics (4)
  • Black or African American (70)
  • Asian (5)
  • American Indian / Native (1)
  • Other (81)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (8)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (3)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (70)


  • Total Women% (44.8)
  • Total Men% (55.2)
Mississippi College School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 124 81.36% 81.46% -0.10%
2014 164 72.00% 81.46% -9.46%
2013 187 77.62% 82.24% -4.62%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (125)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (16)
  • Employed Other (12)
  • Unemployed (14)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (12)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association