Phoenix School of Law

The Phoenix School of Law is a private law school located in Phoenix, Arizona. Phoenix Law is the only law school in Arizona with both a part-time evening program and full-time program. The school's faculty includes former and sitting Arizona Superior Court judges. The school boasts a "student-centered" curriculum that both "serves the underserved" and produces "practice-ready" attorneys. The school is provisionally accredited by the American Bar Association. Phoenix Law School is operated by the for-profit InfiLaw Corporation.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Contact Website (Website) http://www.azsummitlaw.edu/
Admissions Dean (Admissions Dean) admissions@azsummitlaw.edu
Location (Location) Phoenix, AZ
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Quick Facts

Founded : 2005
ABA Accredited : Yes
AALS Member : No

Rankings

US News Week : N/A
Vault Top 25 : N/A
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Median LSAT : 143
Median GPA : 2.88
Acceptance Rate : 74%


Phoenix School of Law Admissions

Phoenix School of Law is considered a Somewhat Competitive law school, which accepts only 74% of its applicants. Comparatively, Phoenix is Higher than the average cost for law school.

  Applications Offers Matriculated
Class of 2020 1139 836 (73.40%) 267 (23.4%)
  25% Median 75%
GPA 2.54 2.88 3.34
LSAT 140 143 148

Tuition And Financial AID

  In-State Resident Non-Resident
Full Time $43,966 $43,966
Part Time $35,556 $35,556
Living Expenses  
Living on-campus: N/A
Living off-campus: $22,100
Living at home: $22,100

Important Dates

Early Decision 1 : N/A
Early Decision 2 : N/A
Regular Decision : N/A
Application Fee : N/A

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Phoenix School of Law Community

Phoenix School of Law is considered to have a Somewhat Favorable student to faculty ratio. The average class size for 1L sections is approximately Above Average compared to other law schools. Student diversity at Phoenix is Above Average.

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FACULTY STATISTICS

  • Full Time : 9
  • Part Time : 0

FACULTY

  • # Female Faculty : 5
  • # Minority Faculty : 5

RATIO

65.2 Students

1 Faculty

HOUSING OPTIONS

  • On Campus Housing : No
  • Graduate Housing : No
  • Law Specific Housing : No

Phoenix School of Law Curriculum

The size of 1L sections affects the quality and consistency of teaching in law schools. Generally with smaller 1L section sizes, students receive more individualized attention. Phoenix School of Law 1L section size is 40% smaller than law schools in Arizona and 38% smaller than all PRIVATE law schools.

1L Section Size Comparison

Phoenix School of Law: 106
Arizona Average: 148
PRIVATE School Average: 146
  • Positions Available in Advanced Courses
  • Simulation Courses : 945
  • Faculty Supervised Clinics : 140
  • Students Involved in Advanced Activities
  • Field Placements : 380
  • Law Journals : 114
  • Moot Court/Mock Trials : 0

Attrition Rates

  • First Year : 28.8%
  • Second Year : 9.0%
  • Third Year : 2.9%
  • Fourth Year : 0.0%

Phoenix School of Law Employment

Deciding to attend law school requires a large financial investment with the goal of securing employment upon graduation. The Phoenix School of Law class of 2015 had an employment rate of 91% with 2% pursuing an additional degree.

Employment Comparison

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In 2015, 93.4%% of students reported their employment status 9-months after graduation.

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Type of Employment

  • Law Firms: 40.0%
  • Business: 28.0%
  • Government: 18.0%
  • Public Interest: 4.0%
  • Academia: 4.0%
  • Arizona: 71%
  • California: 6%
  • Texas: 3%

Bar Passage Rates

  • Reporting: 93.4%
  • First Time Takers: 288
  • Average School: 52.4%
  • Average State: 73.7%
  • Pass Difference: -21.3%

Top Bar Jurisdiction

  • Arizona : 73.7%
  • Passed : 128 of 234 (54.7%)
  • State Average : 73.7%
  • Difference : -19.0%