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Boston School of Law review: 49 facts and highlights

Boston School of Law
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Boston School of Law

Why is Boston School of Law better than the average?

  • Academic staff
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    163vs133.82
  • Number of applicants
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    5971vs4008.55
  • Tuition fees per year
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    46 096$vs48 239.63 636 363 636$
  • Tuition fees per year for international students
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    46 096$vs49 684.90 909 090 909$
  • Average admission SAT score
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    2016vs1347.09
  • Year established
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    1872vs1877.73
  • Enrolled students
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    1000vs920.45
  • Students away on international exchange programs
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    2300vs1655.63

General info

1.academic staff
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Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.

Best

Columbia Law School

299

163

2.average salary
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Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official stats, 2019.

Best

NYU School of Law

160 000$

51 090$

3.Highly cited researchers
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Compiled yearly by Clarivate Analytics, the number indicates how many researchers affiliated with a university are among the top 1% most cited scholars in their fields. Source: Clarivate Analytics, 2019.

Best

Stanford School of Law

103

14 (Boston University)

4.year established
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The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Harvard Law School

1817

1872

5.staff with PhD
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What percent of the university staff have PhDs. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Yale Law School

93%

78% (Boston University)

6.endowment
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A financial endowment is a transfer of money and/or property donated to an institution. In the United States, the endowment is often integral to the financial health of educational institutions. Alumni or friends of institution sometimes contribute capital to the endowment. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

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Harvard Law School

32$ billion

1.1$ billion (Boston University)

Admissions

1.number of applicants
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A high number of applicants can indicate that a university is in high demand and has a good overall image and reputation.

Best

Columbia Law School

6592

5971

2.graduate students
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A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Harvard Law School

1800

1000

3.enrolled international students
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The percentage of international students among all students show if the university is attractive abroad and the level of diversity. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Yale Law School

29.4%

11% (Boston University)

4.average admission SAT score
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The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

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Boston School of Law

2016

2016 (Boston University)

5.average SAT score in critical reading
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The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Harvard Law School

750

620 (Boston University)

6.average SAT score in math
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The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Harvard Law School

750

655 (Boston University)

Facilities

1.sports facilities
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Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Cornell Law School

29

13 (Boston University)

2.medical facilities
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Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Harvard Law School

17

5 (Boston University)

3.cost of room and board
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The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Sandra Day O'Connor College

11 436$

13 620$ (Boston University)

4.campus size
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Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Duke School of Law

34.8km²

0.54km² (Boston University)

5.library collection
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With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Yale Law School

25850000

5147755 (Boston University)

6.Has university dormitories
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The university has its own halls of residence available for students. These can provide an exciting social life, and sometimes work out cheaper than private accommodation.

Boston School of Law

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff
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Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.

Best

Harvard Law School

66

5 (Boston University)

2.Pulitzer Prize winners
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The Pulitzer Prize is a U.S. award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition. Source: http://www.pulitzer.org/, 2019.

Best

Yale Law School

56

2 (Boston University)

3.Nobel laureats alumni
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The total number of the alumni of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals. Alumni are defined as those who obtain bachelor, Master's or doctoral degrees from the institution. Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.

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Harvard Law School

67

2 (Boston University)

4.Rhodes scholars
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The Rhodes Scholarship, named after Cecil John Rhodes, is an international postgraduate award for selected foreign students to study at the University of Oxford.[1] It was the first large-scale programme of international scholarships, and is widely considered the world's most prestigious scholarship. Source: university's official website, 2019.

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Harvard Law School

332

8 (Boston University)

5.Academy Awards winners
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The Academy Awards, now officially known as The Oscars, are a set of awards given annually for excellence of cinematic achievements. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

Best

NYU School of Law

31

10 (Boston University)

6.Is a member of the Ivy League
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The Ivy League is an athletic conference composed of sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism. Source: university's official website, 2019.

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Boston School of Law

Tuition & Aid

1.grants per year per student
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The average amount of funding that is available for a student per academic year (grants, scholarships and/or financial aid given to eligible students). Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Harvard Law School

40 000$

24 937$ (Boston University)

2.tuition fees per year
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Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

School of Industrial and Labor Relations

22 565$

46 096$

3.tuition fees per year for international students
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Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

School of Industrial and Labor Relations

22 565$

46 096$

4.average financial aid
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A general amount of financial aid for students in millions of dollars. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Cornell Law School

245$ million

62.7$ million (Boston University)

5.tuition fee growth rate
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A lower growth rate for tuition fees indicates that the cost of studying at the university is not increasing too quickly year on year. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Case School of Law

1.8%

5%

Miscellaneous

1.ARWU rank
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The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities. These indicators include the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2019.

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Harvard Law School

1

75 (Boston University)

2.U.S. News rank
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The U.S. News World's Best Universities rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings, evaluated schools in countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, China, and more, and identified these to be the world's top universities. Source: U.S. News, 2019.

Best

Harvard Law School

3

64 (Boston University)

3.Forbes rank
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According to the Forbes' annual list of America’s 650 Top Colleges. The rankings focus on the things that matter the most to students: quality of teaching, great career prospects, high graduation rates and low-levels of debt. Source: Forbes, 2019.

Best

Stanford School of Law

1

85 (Boston University)

4.number of partner universities
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Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Duke School of Law

300

150 (Boston University)

5.position on Times Higher Education ranking
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The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual ranking published by the British magazine “Times Higher Education”. Information is supplied by Thomson Reuters and provides performance based data. Main ranking indicators are based on the universities' core missions- teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Best

Stanford School of Law

2

54 (Boston University)

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