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University of Akron School of Law

Blended Online J.D. Program

Overview

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Full-Time or Part-Time

Part-time

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Program Length

4 years

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Campus Location

Akron, OH

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Number of Full-Time Faculty

24

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Online Instruction Style

Asynchronous only

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Total Credit Requirement

88 credits

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On-Campus Attendance Requirement

In the first two years of the program, classes are held on campus two nights per week. For the remaining years, on-campus attendance requirements vary based on course selection

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Online Credits

Up to 29 credits

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Joint Degree Programs Offered

Yes

2020 First Year Part-Time Class LSAT

75th Percentile:

159

50th Percentile:

151

25th Percentile:

149

2020 First Year Part-Time Class GPA

75th Percentile:

3.33

50th Percentile:

3.16

25th Percentile:

2.92

Application
Deadline

March 31, 2021

Test Type Accepted

LSAT or GRE

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Estimated Tuition

No less than $14,819, per year

Scholarships

Scholarships Offered

Scholarships totaling several million dollars are awarded annually. These scholarships are guaranteed for the duration of the program, provided the student remains in good standing

Application Fee

Application Fee

None

Financial Aid Deadline

Financial Aid Deadline

March 31, 2021; November 30, 2021

Extracurriculars Offered

Law Review, Moot Court, among over 20 other organizations

Externship Possible

Yes, provided a student has successfully completed 29 credit hours and is in good standing

Student Support Offered

During the program, students will receive support from the staff of the Admissions and Financial Aid Office, Registrar’s Office, Student Affairs’ Office, Academic Affairs’ Office, and Career Services Office. Support is also provided through the Academic Success Program