Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General

Select Type of Degree:

Select State:

#1

#1 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Northeastern University
Boston, MA

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

23

SAT Score

1,450–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$35,827

Median Starting Salary

$52,965

#2

#2 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Washington University in St Louis
Saint Louis, MO

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

310

SAT Score

1,480–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$23,432

Median Starting Salary

$54,175

#3

#3 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of California-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

285

SAT Score

1,320–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$16,999

Median Starting Salary

$46,410

#4

#4 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

4%

Annual Degrees Awarded

503

SAT Score

1,500–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$22,058

Median Starting Salary

$44,188

#5

#5 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Georgetown University
Washington, DC

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

252

SAT Score

1,420–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$35,566

Median Starting Salary

$52,630

#6

#6 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Harvard University
Cambridge, MA

Acceptance Rate

3%

Annual Degrees Awarded

209

SAT Score

1,500–1,590

Est. Net Price *

$19,491

Median Starting Salary

$44,878

#7

#7 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Texas A&M University-College Station
College Station, TX

Acceptance Rate

63%

Annual Degrees Awarded

212

SAT Score

1,170–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$20,375

Median Starting Salary

$52,041

#8

#8 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL

Acceptance Rate

25%

Annual Degrees Awarded

165

SAT Score

1,220–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$14,003

Median Starting Salary

$50,174

#9

#9 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

New York University
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

208

SAT Score

1,470–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$29,499

Median Starting Salary

$50,240

#10

#10 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

186

SAT Score

1,450–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$36,808

Median Starting Salary

$47,934

#11

#11 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Pepperdine University
Malibu, CA

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

125

SAT Score

1,300–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$47,804

Median Starting Salary

$54,548

#12

#12 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Acceptance Rate

4%

Annual Degrees Awarded

94

SAT Score

1,490–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$18,279

Median Starting Salary

$46,809

#13

#13 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Champaign, IL

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

121

SAT Score

1,330–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$14,544

Median Starting Salary

$51,927

#14

#14 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Yale University
New Haven, CT

Acceptance Rate

5%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,490–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$18,647

Median Starting Salary

$46,797

#15

#15 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC

Acceptance Rate

21%

Annual Degrees Awarded

47

SAT Score

1,260–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$26,197

Median Starting Salary

$60,690

#16

#16 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Western New England University
Springfield, MA

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,100–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$30,214

Median Starting Salary

$57,524

#17

#17 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN

Acceptance Rate

13%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

1,450–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$28,474

Median Starting Salary

$57,477

#18

#18 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,430–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$26,680

Median Starting Salary

$50,379

#19

#19 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI

Acceptance Rate

18%

Annual Degrees Awarded

35

SAT Score

1,370–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$19,318

Median Starting Salary

$51,486

#20

#20 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of St Thomas
Saint Paul, MN

Acceptance Rate

77%

Annual Degrees Awarded

38

SAT Score

1,190–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$30,137

Median Starting Salary

$58,067

#21

#21 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX

Acceptance Rate

31%

Annual Degrees Awarded

41

SAT Score

1,240–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$17,434

Median Starting Salary

$50,307

#22

#22 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Seattle University
Seattle, WA

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,160–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$35,412

Median Starting Salary

$55,803

#23

#23 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

American University
Washington, DC

Acceptance Rate

41%

Annual Degrees Awarded

46

SAT Score

1,310–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$41,369

Median Starting Salary

$55,621

#24

#24 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Hamline University
Saint Paul, MN

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,040–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$23,021

Median Starting Salary

$54,250

#25

#25 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

George Washington University
Washington, DC

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

1,360–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$42,723

Median Starting Salary

$52,725

#26

#26 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Tulane University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,390–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$50,263

Median Starting Salary

$51,663

#27

#27 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,310–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$50,551

Median Starting Salary

$57,023

#28

#28 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Colorado Boulder
Boulder, CO

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

25

SAT Score

1,190–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$21,836

Median Starting Salary

$54,017

#29

#29 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,240–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$23,985

Median Starting Salary

$53,625

#30

#30 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Acceptance Rate

43%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$17,180

Median Starting Salary

$53,129

#31

#31 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Chapman University
Orange, CA

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,220–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$45,033

Median Starting Salary

$56,634

#32

#32 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Stetson University
DeLand, FL

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,140–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$25,756

Median Starting Salary

$54,725

#33

#33 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of the Pacific
Stockton, CA

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,150–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$28,164

Median Starting Salary

$51,105

#34

#34 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Arizona State University Digital Immersion
Scottsdale, AZ

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

286

SAT Score

860–1,020

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$52,358

#35

#35 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Samford University
Birmingham, AL

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,130–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$31,803

Median Starting Salary

$58,807

#36

#36 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Seattle, WA

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,230–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$10,603

Median Starting Salary

$48,431

#37

#37 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,240–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$42,953

Median Starting Salary

$53,097

#38

#38 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus
Norman, OK

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,140–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$22,601

Median Starting Salary

$51,647

#39

#39 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of San Diego
San Diego, CA

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,210–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$36,008

Median Starting Salary

$53,897

#40

#40 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,120–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$19,587

Median Starting Salary

$55,867

#41

#41 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

The Catholic University of America
Washington, DC

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,050–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$36,031

Median Starting Salary

$63,855

#42

#42 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Florida International University
Miami, FL

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

1,070–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$9,881

Median Starting Salary

$48,786

#43

#43 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago, IL

Acceptance Rate

61%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,250–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$28,702

Median Starting Salary

$46,632

#44

#44 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Arizona State University Campus Immersion
Tempe, AZ

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

49

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$14,808

Median Starting Salary

$48,881

#45

#45 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Mississippi
University, MS

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,100–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$14,289

Median Starting Salary

$52,271

#46

#46 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Liberty University
Lynchburg, VA

Acceptance Rate

99%

Annual Degrees Awarded

61

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$29,913

Median Starting Salary

$51,261

#47

#47 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,040–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$29,589

Median Starting Salary

$50,363

#48

#48 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Illinois Chicago
Chicago, IL

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,130–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$10,384

Median Starting Salary

$50,408

#49

#49 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

9

SAT Score

1,090–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$14,739

Median Starting Salary

$50,421

#50

#50 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of California-Hastings College of Law
San Francisco, CA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$53,848

#51

#51 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-School of Law
San Juan, PR

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$53,848

#52

#52 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,020–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$17,589

Median Starting Salary

$49,490

#53

#53 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,060–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$11,462

Median Starting Salary

$52,854

#54

#54 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Toledo
Toledo, OH

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,080–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$17,654

Median Starting Salary

$52,366

#55

#55 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Albuquerque, NM

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

970–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$10,633

Median Starting Salary

$50,196

#56

#56 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Akron Main Campus
Akron, OH

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

980–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$14,667

Median Starting Salary

$52,174

#57

#57 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Cleveland State University
Cleveland, OH

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

940–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$15,719

Median Starting Salary

$50,619

#58

#58 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Washburn University
Topeka, KS

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,010–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$12,473

Median Starting Salary

$52,865

#59

#59 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras
San Juan, PR

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,030–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$9,119

Median Starting Salary

$50,113

#60

#60 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Texas Southern University
Houston, TX

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

830–1,010

Est. Net Price *

$11,826

Median Starting Salary

$51,301

#61

#61 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Barry University
Miami, FL

Acceptance Rate

60%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

930–1,080

Est. Net Price *

$20,207

Median Starting Salary

$51,494

#62

#62 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Baltimore, MD

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$53,841

#63

#63 Best College for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General in the U.S.

Northeastern University Professional Programs
Boston, MA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$58,715

*The estimated net prices above are College Raptor’s estimate. Please contact the college financial aid office for actual net cost figures.

About Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General

An integrated or undifferentiated program in one or more of the legal research or advanced practice fields.

While Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General offers degrees up to the Doctors degree research scholarship, most students earn a Masters degree. Students major in Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General all over the country, though the major at the Masters degree level sees the most graduates in California. The average starting salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General is $40,200.

Popularity of Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General Degrees in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
Less Popular
More Popular

Careers

The highest paying career for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General majors is Law Teachers, Postsecondary. But, another thing to consider is how much demand there is for specific careers. A career that is in high need that a degree in Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General can prepare you for is Law Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers

These are the highest paying careers for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General majors.

Most In-Demand Careers

These are the careers in highest demand for Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General majors.

Student Demographics

Total Students
3,757
Female Students
2,305 (61%)
Male Students
1,452 (38%)

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Join thousands of students and parents learning about finding the right college, admissions secrets, scholarships, financial aid, and more.

College Raptor Loading Screen College Raptor Loading Screen