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Practice. Value. Access. Support.

These key features of a Georgia State Law education give students the foundation they need to succeed in today’s legal economy. Our students tailor their studies to their interests and schedules. They graduate with experience and a strong network of advocates.Admitted_FinalMap_2

High quality full- and part-time programs lay the groundwork. Exceptional clinics and clinical courses and varied externship opportunities bring legal studies to life. Georgia State Law is in the middle of a global metropolis of more than 5 million residents and is at the heart of the region’s legal community. With more than a dozen Fortune 500 companies’ headquarters nearby, our downtown Atlanta location encourages hands-on learning and provides students and faculty with unsurpassed connections.

The outcomes associated with the value of a Georgia State Law education reflect these and other points of distinction. Employers use words such as “grit” and “dedicated” to describe our graduates. Our bar passage rates and employment placements are high and steady, assuring students their J.D. degrees have significance in the professional world.

Mission

Georgia State Law is committed to:

  • providing an excellent, affordable and distinctive legal education to a diverse student body;
  • promoting legal scholarship and service that enriches the legal profession and communities we serve;
  • capitalizing on its singular environment.

Accreditation

The College of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. The ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar may be contacted at legaled@americanbar.org or 312-988-6738. More contact information is available at americanbar.org.

Georgia State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s, education specialist’s, doctorate and professional degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Georgia State.

 
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