Why MU Law?
Founded in 1872, the University of Missouri School of Law boasts 9 clinics, 2 centers, 9 dual degree programs, 9 certificate programs and countless elective courses to provide our students with a challenging and practical education enhanced by a strong traditional curriculum with an orientation toward lawyering as a problem-solving endeavor. Mizzou Law students learn by doing guided by nationally recognized faculty. Mizzou Law students can participate in the nationally ranked #3 alternative dispute resolution program and clinics ranging from criminal prosecution to the Veterans Clinic to the Family Violence Clinic. At Mizzou Law students can discover what they are most passionate about and refine the skills necessary to succeed in any area of law.
Do what you want where you want
A Mizzou Law degree means a secure and stable future. Achieve your goals with your classmates in a tight-knit community. Mizzou Law prides itself on providing an affordable education allowing graduates the ability to pursue a career that focuses on their passions and goals instead of loan repayments. Mizzou Law graduates have a bar passage rate of 93.3% and an employment rate of 91%. Mizzou Law is vested in your success as a student and after you leave Hulston Hall. With alumni working in every county in Missouri, in 50 states and in 22 countries around the world, Mizzou Law prepares students for career opportunities within the state of Missouri, throughout the Midwest and beyond.
Bar Passage Rate
Ranked Best Value Law School, National Jurist Magazine
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Areas of Study
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Mizzou Law prepares you for life after law school. Review our recruitment programs, career resources, employment statistics and where our graduates work.
Mizzou Law Faculty is comprised of outstanding teachers and scholars with national and international reputations. Review their scholarship and classes they teach.