Academic Reputation Scores for Law Schools Rise Significantly in 2020

80 Pages Posted: 27 May 2020

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Robert L. Jones

Northern Illinois University - College of Law

Date Written: April 29, 2020

Abstract

This Article summarizes the results of the U.S. News & World Report rankings published in 2020 with respect to the academic reputation scores of law schools. In addition to analyzing the most recent results for the U.S. News rankings, the Article supplements the more extensive longitudinal study published by this author in 2013. The Article also includes updated appendices from the prior study that catalog the U.S. News academic reputation scores for every law school between 1998 and 2020.

Keywords: Law School Rankings; U.S. News Rankings; Legal Education

Suggested Citation

Jones, Robert L., Academic Reputation Scores for Law Schools Rise Significantly in 2020 (April 29, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3588096 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3588096

Robert L. Jones (Contact Author)

Northern Illinois University - College of Law ( email )

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DeKalb, IL 60115
United States

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