ERIC Number: EJ558424
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Students' Odds of Getting Into Law School Improve, but Their Qualifications Drop.
Mangan, Katherine S.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v44 n20 pA41-A42 Jan 23 1998
Applications to law schools have slipped steadily since 1990-91, and current applicants have a 70% chance of admission. Faculty are seeing more students with mediocre skills in writing and analysis. Institutions are providing more academic support, and some are cutting enrollments. However, law schools often are a prime income source for their universities. (MSE)
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