Best Law Schools in North Carolina

By | March 2, 2019

Are you pursing a law degree? The TopSchoolsintheUSA.com has generated the latest ranking of best law schools in North Carolina that provides Master of Legal Studies (MLS), Master of Dispute Resolution (MDR), Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Laws (LLM), or Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD). You can use the following list to pick a school that fits your needs. These law schools in North Carolina are ranked based on the student reviews, alumni surveys, assessment of peer institutions, and official data reported by each law college. In addition, we also provide average LSAT scores, GPA and acceptance rates for each of these law schools in North Carolina.

  • A2ZCAMERABLOG: General information about North Carolina, including state capital, major cities and counties, geography, history, and population statistics of North Carolina.

Best Law Schools in North Carolina

National Ranking Best Law Programs
11 Duke University (Durham, NC)
Acceptance rate: 15.3%
LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile): 167-171
GPA (25th-75th percentile): 3.62-3.84
Tuition & Fees: Full-time: $49,617 per year
Enrollment (full-time): 644
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation: 94.8%

Duke University School of Law

38 University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
Acceptance rate: 17.9%
LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile): 161-165
GPA (25th-75th percentile): 3.33-3.69
Tuition & Fees: In-state, full-time: $19,012 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $34,119 per year
Enrollment (full-time): 772
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation: 84.9%

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill School of Law

46 Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC)
Acceptance rate: 36.0%
LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile): 160-164
GPA (25th-75th percentile): 3.2-3.8
Tuition & Fees: Full-time: $38,756 per year
Enrollment (full-time): 487
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation: 83.2%

Wake Forest University School of Law

151 Campbell University (Raleigh, NC)
Acceptance rate: 42.1%
LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile): 153-159
GPA (25th-75th percentile): 3.1-3.55
Tuition & Fees: Full-time: $33,910 per year
Enrollment (full-time): 475
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation: 76.4%

Campbell University School of Law

154 Charlotte School of Law (Charlotte, NC)
Acceptance rate: 69.0%
LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile): 145-151
GPA (25th-75th percentile): 2.6-3.31
Tuition & Fees: Full-time: $36,916 per year
Enrollment (full-time): 953
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation: 90.1%

Charlotte School of Law

156 Elon University (Greensboro, NC)
Acceptance rate: 46.8%
LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile): 150-156
GPA (25th-75th percentile): 2.87-3.47
Tuition & Fees: Full-time: $34,550 per year
Enrollment (full-time): 365
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation: 76.5%

Elon University School of Law

165 North Carolina Central University (Durham, NC)
Acceptance rate: 21.3%
LSAT scores (25th-75th percentile): 145-151
GPA (25th-75th percentile): 2.94-3.49
Tuition & Fees: In-state, full-time: $10,415 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $24,343 per year
Enrollment (full-time): 437
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation: 66.1%

North Carolina Central University School of Law

North Carolina State Symbols

  • Tree – pine (Pinus)
  • Christmas Tree – Fraser Fir (Abies fraseri)
  • Flower (cultivated) – flowering dogwood (Cornus florida)
  • Flower (wild) – Michaud lily (Caroline lily, Lilium michauxii)
  • Carnivorous plant – Venus flytrap (Dionaea muscipula)
  • Beast – Carolina (gray) squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) and virginian opossum (Didelphis virginiana)
  • Dog breed – Plott Hound
  • Horse breed – Colonial Spanish
  • Bird – Cardinal (Cardinalidae)
  • Fish (freshwater) – American char (palia, Salvelinus fontinalis)
  • Fish (marine) – red croaker (Sciaenops ocellatus)
  • Reptile – Carolina box turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina)
  • Amphibian – marble ambystoma (Ambystoma opacum)
  • Anderson’s tree frog (Hyla andersonii)
  • Clam – scotch bonnet (Semicassis granulata)
  • Insect – honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • Butterfly – sailboat glaucus (Papilio glaucus)
  • Food product (berry) – blueberries, muscat grapes, garden strawberries (strawberries)
  • Food product (vegetable) – yam (sweet potato)
  • Drink – milk
  • Gemstone – emerald
  • Mineral – gold
  • Rock – granite
  • Fossil – megalodon teeth
  • Color – red and blue
  • Type of sport – stock car racing
  • Dance – clogging
  • Song – “The Old North State” (The Old North State, author music E. Randolph, lyrics – William Gaston)

North Carolina Fifty States Quarter Dollar

The North Carolina Fifty States Quarter Dollar coin depicts the Wright Brothers’ Wright Flyer, which made the world’s first successful flight in North Carolina on December 17, 1903.

The inscription on the coin reads ” First Flight”.

America the Beautiful

One of the quarter dollar coins from the America the Beautiful series is dedicated to the Blue Ridge National Park Road, passing through the state of North Carolina.

The coin depicts a section of the road with a tunnel and a flowering dogwood (one of the official symbols of the state).

The inscription on the coin reads Blue Ridge Parkway (“Blue Ridge Parkway”).