MASSACHUSETTS BAR PASS HISTORY
February 2013 – 65%
July 2013 – 51.9%
February 2014 – 43.3%
July 2014 – 48.6%
February 2015 – 43.4%
July 2015 – 51%
For MSLAW graduates who have taken the Massachusetts Bar Exam since the school’s inception and through the July 2014 administration, the pass rates are as follows:
• First-time taker passage: 62.5%
• Second-time taker passage: 74.6%
• Third-time taker passage: 79.5%
• Fourth-time taker passage: 82.0%
• All-time pass rate: 85.7%
Massachusetts School of Law's mission is to provide an academically rigorous affordable legal education emphasizing ethics, advocacy, leadership, and professional skills. MSLAW provides an accessible and affordable legal education to tomorrow’s leaders in law, business, and technology who seek to contribute to their communities as advocates, lawyers, and leaders. Lawyers have substantial influence in our society and MSLAW prepares its graduates to use that power to help their clients and obtain the societal advancement that a law degree has traditionally provided.
To accomplish its mission, Massachusetts School of Law brings together a diverse group of scholars, judges, expert practitioners and other professionals to provide individuals from all backgrounds a rigorous, professionally advantageous, affordable legal education so that they can improve their lives and better serve their communities.