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School of Law at a Glance

As one of the nation's oldest and the state's only nonprofit law school, we combine a firm legal foundation with diverse electives and dual degree opportunities for a curriculum that will prepare you to practice law in any field, anywhere. Our location, just steps from the State House, Supreme Court of South Carolina and major law firms, means learning, networking and externship opportunities are at your fingertips.

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  • Infographic: 16th in the nation for the number of graduates who received clerkships with state judges
  • Infographic: 17 third-year practice-based courses
  • Infographic: 157 Upper-level Elective Courses
  • Infographic: 12 Dual Degrees Programs
  • Infographic: 8 Years in a Row on National Jurist: preLaw Magazine’s Best Value Law School List
  • Infographic: 1st all-volunteer Pro Bono program in the U.S.
  • Infographic: 65.6% students who receive scholarships assistance
  • Infographic: 13.3:1 Student to Faculty Ratio
  • Infographic: 4 Law Journals

Statistics are from the most recent available academic year.