University of New Hampshire-Franklin Pierce School of Law

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Public, 4-year or above

Faculty

66 Faculty Members | 5:01 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

Pierce Law strives to provide its students with the best possible legal education. Pierce Law is a community of scholars, oriented toward the practice of law, who teach, learn and empower others to contribute productively to a global legal system. Students from around the world with diverse experiences engage in active, practice-based learning in small, cooperative and interactive learning environments. While traditional areas of law and emerging specialties are taught, the intellectual property law curriculum, one of the broadest in the country, is continually emphasized and improved. Graduates are highly capable, confident professionals who will serve clients, employers and the public with integrity and excellence.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

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Out of state

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Graduate

In state

$35,728

Out of state

$39,728

Financial aid resources

Paying for college

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Academics

Most Popular Graduate programs

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Law and Legal Studies
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
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Graduate ProgramsX

  • LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
    • International Law and Legal Studies
      • An advanced, professional study of the law affecting relations between nations, the behavior of international organizations, and the international activities of private citizens and organizations. Examples: [International Law and Legal Studies (LL.M.)], [International Law and Legal Studies (J.S.D./S.J.D.)] See other colleges that offer this major
    • Intellectual Property Law
      • An advanced, professional study of the law, policies, and regulations related to copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and related issues. Includes instruction in patent law, copyright law, trademark law, intellectual property licensing and litigation, and applications such as art and entertainment law, communications law, information technology law, sports law, and chemical and biotech patent law. Examples: [Intellectual Property Law ( LL.M.)], [Intellectual Property Law (J.S.D./S.J.D.)] See other colleges that offer this major
    • Legal Professions and Studies, Other

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Application Fee

Undergraduate
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Graduate
$0
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
44%
Male Students
56%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Caucasian69.0%
  2. Two Or More Ethnicities8.84%
  3. Not Specified8.82%
  4. Asian5.2%
  5. Hispanic/Latino5.2%
  6. Black2.94%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

365

Graduate students

365

Attendance breakdown

Full time
70%
Part time
30%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children
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