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The Second 10: Nos. 11-20 Best Law Schools for Hispanic Students, 2008

Aug. 29, 2008
The Second 10: Nos. 11-20 Best Law Schools for Hispanic Students, 2008



11. Brigham Young University
J. Reuben Clark Law School

340 JRCB
Provo, UT 84602
(801) 422-4277
Fax: (801) 422-0389

Total graduate enrollment 459
Hispanic graduate enrollment 27
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 6%
Total J.D. degrees earned 151
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 15
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 10%
Full-time Law school faculty 28
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 2
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 7%

12. Florida International University
College of Law

FIU College of Law, RDB 1055
Miami, FL 33199
(305) 348-8006
Fax: (305) 348-2965
http://www.law.fiu.edu

Total graduate enrollment 452
Hispanic graduate enrollment 187
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 41%
Total J.D. degrees earned 86
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 33
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 38%
Full-time Law school faculty 32
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 8
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty .25%

13. DePaul University
College of Law

25 E. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604
(312) 362-6831
Fax: (312) 362-5280
http://www.law.depaul.edu

Total graduate enrollment 1029
Hispanic graduate enrollment 75
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 7%
Total J.D. degrees earned 305
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 29
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 10%
Full-time Law school faculty 59
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 2
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 3%

14. Nova Southeastern University
Shepard Broad Law Center

3305 College Ave.
Davie, FL 33314-7721
(954) 262-6117
Fax: (954) 262-3844
http://www.nsulaw.nova.edu

Total graduate enrollment 770
Hispanic graduate enrollment 106
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 14%
Total J.D. degrees earned 247
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 45
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 18%
Full-time Law school faculty 57
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 5
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 9%

15. Stanford University
Stanford Law School

559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 723-4985
Fax: (650) 723-0838
http://www.law.stanford.edu

Total graduate enrollment 538
Hispanic graduate enrollment 52
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 10%
Total J.D. degrees earned N/A
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics N/A
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics N/A
Full-time Law school faculty 45
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 3
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 7%

16. University of California, Los Angeles
School of Law School

405 Hilgard Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90095
(310) 825-2080
Fax: (310) 825-9450
http://www.law.ucla.edu

Total graduate enrollment 1040
Hispanic graduate enrollment 61
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 6%
Total J.D. degrees earned 323
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 22
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 7%
Full-time Law school faculty 60
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 2
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 3%

17. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Law School

975 Bascom Mall
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 262-5914
Fax: (608) 263-3190
http://www.law.wisc.edu

Total graduate enrollment 807
Hispanic graduate enrollment 64
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 8%
Total J.D. degrees earned 266
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 26
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 10%
Full-time Law school faculty 78
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 3
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 4%

18. University of Nevada, Las Vegas
William S. Boyd School of Law

4505 Maryland Parkway Box 451003
Las Vegas, NV, 89154
(702) 895-2440
Fax: (702) 895-2414
http://www.law.unlv.edu

Total graduate enrollment 452
Hispanic graduate enrollment 54
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 12%
Total J.D. degrees earned 142
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 10
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 7%
Full-time Law school faculty 58
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 4
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 14%

19. Texas Tech University
School of Law

1802 Hartford Ave.
Lubbock, TX 79409-0004
(806) 742-3990
Fax: (706) 742-4617
http://www.law.ttu.edu

Total graduate enrollment 692
Hispanic graduate enrollment 48
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 7%
Total J.D. degrees earned 230
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 27
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 12%
Full-time Law school faculty 32
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 3
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 9%

20. University of Houston
Law Center

100 Law Center
Houston, TX 77204-6060
(713) 743-2280
Fax: (713) 743-2194
http://www.law.uh.edu

Total graduate enrollment 785
Hispanic graduate enrollment 73
Percent Hispanic graduate enrollment 9%
Total J.D. degrees earned 283
J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 25
Percent of J.D. degrees earned by Hispanics 9%
Full-time Law school faculty 48
Full-time Law school Hispanic faculty 3
Percent of Law school Hispanic faculty 6%



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