Factors to Consider when Selecting a Law School:
- GPA and LSAT range. Identify schools with a GPA and LSAT range that is realistic.
- Geographic location. Think about where you might want to eventually live and practice law.
- The academic program. What is the law school known for?
- Job placement success rate. What kind of assistance is provided in the career office?
- Atmosphere, student satisfaction and the law school community.
- Reputation and Ranking. You want to attend the best law school that you can, but look at all of the factors that come into play.