U.S. News Ranks Fordham Law #29 in NationContact: Carrie Johnson
In its 2013 edition of "America's Best Graduate Schools," released March 13, 2012, U.S. News & World Report
ranked Fordham Law No. 29 among 195 U.S. law schools included in the rankings. The School's evening program is ranked No. 5 out of 85 such programs across the country.
In the overall ranking, the trend over time for the Law School in terms of the U.S. News
ranking's objective and subjective measures of excellence has been positive. In addition, the School's reputation score with bench and bar voters moved up from 3.5 to 3.7.
In the 2013 edition, Fordham Law remained among the country's most diverse law schools, and several specialty programs were nationally ranked:
Dispute Resolution: No. 11
Intellectual Property Law: No. 12
Clinical Training: No. 15
Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 15,100 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College in the United Kingdom.