Law Schools In New York

Law classes faculty can choose to work at one of 121 accredited law schools in New York. The trends in New York's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Schools

  1. Adelphi University

    South Ave, Garden City, New York 11530-0701

    152 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Adirondack Community College

    640 Bay Rd, Queensbury, New York 12804

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Bryant and Stratton College-Albany

    1259 Central Ave, Albany, New York 12205

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Albany Law School


    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Alfred University

    One Saxon Drive, Alfred, New York 14802-1205

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Berkeley College in New York

    3 East 43 Street, New York, New York 10017

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Briarcliffe College

    1055 Stewart Ave, Bethpage, New York 11714-3545

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Brooklyn Law School


    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Broome Community College

    907 Upper Front St, Binghamton, New York 13905

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Bryant and Stratton College-Amherst Campus

    Audubon Business Centre, 40 Hazelwood Drive, Amherst, New York 14228

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Bryant and Stratton College-Syracuse North

    8687 Carling Rd, Liverpool, New York 13090

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. Bryant and Stratton College-Buffalo Campus

    465 Main Street, Suite 400, Buffalo, New York 14203

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. Business Informatics Center Inc

    134 S Central Ave, Valley Stream, New York 11580-5431

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Canisius College

    2001 Main St, Buffalo, New York 14208-1098

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Cayuga County Community College

    197 Franklin St, Auburn, New York 13021-3099

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Cazenovia College

    22 Sullivan St, Cazenovia, New York 13035

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Cheryl Fells School of Business

    2541 Military Road, Niagara Falls, New York 14304

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. Clinton Community College

    136 Clinton Point Dr, Plattsburgh, New York 12901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. Columbia University in the City of New York

    West 116 St and Broadway, New York, New York 10027

    4 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Columbia-Greene Community College

    4400 Rte 23, Hudson, New York 12534

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. Cornell University

    Ithaca, New York 14853

    15 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  22. Corning Community College

    1 Academic Dr, Corning, New York 14830

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  23. CUNY Bronx Community College

    2155 University Avenue, Bronx, New York 10453

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. CUNY Graduate School and University Center

    365 Fifth Ave, New York, New York 10016

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  25. CUNY Hostos Community College

    500 Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York 10451

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  26. CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    899 Tenth Ave, New York, New York 10019

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  27. CUNY Kingsborough Community College

    2001 Oriental Blvd, Brooklyn, New York 11235-2398

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  28. CUNY LaGuardia Community College

    31-10 Thomson Ave, Long Island City, New York 11101

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  29. CUNY New York City College of Technology

    300 Jay St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  30. CUNY Queensborough Community College

    222-05 56th Ave, Bayside, New York 11364

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  31. CUNY School of Law at Queens College


    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  32. Dominican College of Blauvelt

    470 Western Highway, Orangeburg, New York 10962-1210

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  33. Dutchess Community College

    53 Pendell Rd, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601-1595

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  34. Elmira Business Institute

    303 North Main Street, Elmira, New York 14901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  35. Elmira College

    One Park Place, Elmira, New York 14901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  36. Erie Community College

    121 Ellicott St, Buffalo, New York 14203

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  37. Finger Lakes Community College

    3325 Marvin Sands Drive, Canandaigua, New York 14424-8395

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  38. Fordham University

    441 E Fordham Rd, Bronx, New York 10458

    53 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  39. Fulton-Montgomery Community College

    2805 State Hwy 67, Johnstown, New York 12095-3790

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  40. Genesee Community College

    One College Rd, Batavia, New York 14020

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  41. Herkimer County Community College

    100 Reservoir Rd, Herkimer, New York 13350-1598

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  42. Hilbert College

    5200 S Park Ave, Hamburg, New York 14075-1597

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  43. Hofstra University

    100 Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York 11549

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  44. Hudson Valley Community College

    80 Vandenburgh Ave, Troy, New York 12180

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  45. Iona College

    715 North Ave, New Rochelle, New York 10801-1890

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  46. Ithaca College

    953 Danby Rd, Ithaca, New York 14850-7002

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  47. Jamestown Community College

    525 Falconer St, Jamestown, New York 14701

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  48. Jefferson Community College

    1220 Coffeen St, Watertown, New York 13601-1897

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  49. SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown

    320 S Service Rd, Melville, New York 11747

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  50. Keuka College

    141 Central Avenue, Keuka Park, New York 14478

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  51. Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus

    University Plaza, Brooklyn, New York 11201-5372

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  52. Long Island University-C W Post Campus

    720 Northern Blvd, Brookville, New York 11548-1300

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  53. Long Island Business Institute

    136-18 39th Avenue, Fifth Floor, Flushing, New York 11354

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  54. Long Island University-Brentwood

    100 Second Avenue, Brentwood, New York 11717-5300

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  55. Maria College of Albany

    700 New Scotland Ave, Albany, New York 12208

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  56. Marist College

    3399 North Rd, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  57. Medaille College

    18 Agassiz Circle, Buffalo, New York 14214-2695

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  58. Mercy College

    555 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  59. Mildred Elley School

    855 Central Ave, Albany, New York 12206-1513

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  60. Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch

    1101 Sherman Dr, Utica, New York 13501-5394

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  61. Molloy College

    1000 Hempstead Ave, Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  62. Monroe College-Main Campus

    2501 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, New York 10468

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  63. Monroe College-New Rochelle

    434 Main St, New Rochelle, New York 10801

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  64. Monroe Community College

    1000 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, New York 14623

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  65. Nassau Community College

    One Education Dr, Garden City, New York 11530-6793

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  66. New York Law School


    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  67. New York University

    70 Washington Sq South, New York, New York 10012-1091

    33 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  68. Niagara County Community College

    3111 Saunders Settlement Rd, Sanborn, New York 14132

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  69. Niagara University

    Niagara University, New York 14109

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  70. North Country Community College

    23 Santanoni Avenue, Saranac Lake, New York 12983-0089

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  71. New York Institute of Technology

    Northern Blvd, Old Westbury, New York 11568-8000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  72. Nyack College

    1 South Blvd, Nyack, New York 10960-3698

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  73. Olean Business Institute

    301 N Union St, Olean, New York 14760

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  74. Onondaga Community College

    4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, New York 13215-4585

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  75. Orange County Community College

    115 South St, Middletown, New York 10940

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  76. Pace University-New York

    1 Pace Plaza, New York, New York 10038-1598

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  77. Ridley-Lowell School of Business in Binghamton

    116 Front St, Binghamton, New York 13905-3190

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  78. Roberts Wesleyan College

    2301 Westside Dr, Rochester, New York 14624

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  79. Everest Institute-Rochester

    1630 Portland Ave, Rochester, New York 14621-3007

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  80. Rochester Institute of Technology

    1 Lomb Memorial Dr, Rochester, New York 14623-5603

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  81. Rockland Community College

    145 College Rd, Suffern, New York 10901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  82. The Sage Colleges

    65 1st Street, Troy, New York 12180

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  83. St. Francis College

    180 Remsen St, Brooklyn Heights, New York 11201-9902

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  84. The College of Saint Rose

    432 Western Ave, Albany, New York 12203-1490

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  85. Saint Thomas Aquinas College

    125 Rte 340, Sparkill, New York 10976-1050

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  86. Schenectady County Community College

    78 Washington Avenue, Schenectady, New York 12305

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  87. Saint Joseph's College-New York

    245 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11205-3688

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  88. St. John's University-New York

    8000 Utopia Pky, Queens, New York 11439

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  89. New York Career Institute

    11 Park Place 4th Floor, New York, New York 10007

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  90. Sullivan County Community College

    112 College Road, Loch Sheldrake, New York 12759-5151

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  91. SUNY College of Technology at Alfred

    Alfred, New York 14802

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  92. SUNY College of Technology at Canton

    34 Cornell Drive, Canton, New York 13617-1098

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  93. SUNY College of Technology at Delhi

    2 Main Street, Delhi, New York 13753-1100

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  94. Farmingdale State College

    2350 Broadhollow Road, Farmingdale, New York 11735-1021

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  95. Morrisville State College

    Morrisville, New York 13408

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  96. SUNY at Albany

    1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12222

    138 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  97. University at Buffalo

    3435 Main Street, Buffalo, New York 14214

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  98. SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome

    100 Seymour Rd, Utica, New York 13502

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  99. SUNY College at Brockport

    350 New Campus Dr, Brockport, New York 14420-2919

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  100. SUNY College at Buffalo

    1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, New York 14222

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  101. SUNY College at Oneonta

    Ravine Parkway, Oneonta, New York 13820-4015

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  102. SUNY College at Oswego

    7060 State Route 104, Oswego, New York 13126

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  103. SUNY College at Potsdam

    Pierrepont Ave, Potsdam, New York 13676-2294

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  104. SUNY College at Plattsburgh

    101 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901-2681

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  105. Syracuse University

    Syracuse, New York 13244-5040

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  106. Technical Career Institutes

    320 W 31st St, New York, New York 10001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  107. Tompkins Cortland Community College

    170 North St, Dryden, New York 13053-0139

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  108. Touro College

    27-33 W 23rd St, New York, New York 10010

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  109. Excelsior College

    7 Columbia Cir, Albany, New York 12203-5159

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  110. Ulster County Community College

    491 Cottekill Rd, Stone Ridge, New York 12484

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  111. United States Military Academy

    646 Swift Rd (ATTN: MASG), West Point, New York 10996-1905

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  112. SUNY Westchester Community College

    75 Grasslands Road, Valhalla, New York 10595

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  113. Yeshiva University

    500 W 185th St, New York, New York 10033-3299

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  114. Suffolk County Community College

    533 College Rd, Selden, New York 11784-2899

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  115. Bryant and Stratton College-Southtowns Campus

    Sterling Park - 200 Redtail, Orchard Park, New York 14127

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  116. ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology

    81 Willoughby Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201-9805

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  117. Bryant and Stratton College-Henrietta

    1225 Jefferson Rd, Rochester, New York 14623

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  118. Ridley-Lowell School of Business in Poughkeepsie

    26 S Hamilton St, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  119. Metropolitan Learning Institute

    97-45 Queens Blvd Ste 401, Rego Park, New York 11374-2113

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  120. Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Center for Workforce Development

    3545 Buffalo Rd, Rochester, New York 14624

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

  1. Law Schools in New York City, NY11 Schools
  2. Law Schools in Albany, NY7 Schools
  3. Law Schools in Rochester, NY6 Schools
  4. Law Schools in Buffalo, NY6 Schools
  5. Law Schools in Syracuse, NY3 Schools
  6. Law Schools in Poughkeepsie, NY3 Schools
  7. Law Schools in New Rochelle, NY2 Schools
  8. Law Schools in Troy, NY2 Schools
  9. Law Schools in Utica, NY2 Schools
  10. Law Schools in Alfred, NY2 Schools
  11. Law Schools in Ithaca, NY2 Schools
  12. Law Schools in Garden City, NY2 Schools
  13. Law Schools in Elmira, NY2 Schools
  14. Law Schools in Plattsburgh, NY2 Schools
  15. Law Schools in Binghamton, NY2 Schools
  16. Law Schools in Dobbs Ferry, NY1 Schools
  17. Law Schools in Melville, NY1 Schools
  18. Law Schools in Oswego, NY1 Schools
  19. Law Schools in Niagara Falls, NY1 Schools
  20. Law Schools in Valhalla, NY1 Schools
  21. Law Schools in Selden, NY1 Schools
  22. Law Schools in Brockport, NY1 Schools
  23. Law Schools in Johnstown, NY1 Schools
  24. Law Schools in Herkimer, NY1 Schools
  25. Law Schools in Canandaigua, NY1 Schools
  26. Law Schools in Suffern, NY1 Schools
  27. Law Schools in Morrisville, NY1 Schools
  28. Law Schools in Keuka Park, NY1 Schools
  29. Law Schools in Middletown, NY1 Schools
  30. Law Schools in Jamestown, NY1 Schools
  31. Law Schools in Nyack, NY1 Schools
  32. Law Schools in Schenectady, NY1 Schools
  33. Law Schools in Watertown, NY1 Schools
  34. Law Schools in Olean, NY1 Schools
  35. Law Schools in Orangeburg, NY1 Schools
  36. Law Schools in Stone Ridge, NY1 Schools
  37. Law Schools in Canton, NY1 Schools
  38. Law Schools in Corning, NY1 Schools
  39. Law Schools in Sparkill, NY1 Schools
  40. Law Schools in Hudson, NY1 Schools
  41. Law Schools in Potsdam, NY1 Schools
  42. Law Schools in Delhi, NY1 Schools
  43. Law Schools in Hempstead, NY1 Schools
  44. Law Schools in Queensbury, NY1 Schools
  45. Law Schools in Oneonta, NY1 Schools
  46. Law Schools in Old Westbury, NY1 Schools
  47. Law Schools in Rockville Centre, NY1 Schools
  48. Law Schools in Saranac Lake, NY1 Schools
  49. Law Schools in Batavia, NY1 Schools
  50. Law Schools in Valley Stream, NY1 Schools
  51. Law Schools in Auburn, NY1 Schools
  52. Law Schools in Bethpage, NY1 Schools
  53. Law Schools in Cazenovia, NY1 Schools
  54. Law Schools in Hamburg, NY1 Schools
  55. Law Schools in Brentwood, NY1 Schools
  56. Law Schools in Dryden, NY1 Schools
  57. Law Schools in Orchard Park, NY1 Schools
  58. Law Schools in Farmingdale, NY1 Schools
  59. Law Schools in Liverpool, NY1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

New York Vs. National Law Employment

New York 196,580
National 2,096,250

Of all of the law professionals in the country, nearly 9% are in the state of New York.

Employment Growth for Law professionals In New York

144,880 206,800 210,860 204,490 196,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of law professionals is growing in New York. There were 51,700 more law professionals working in New York in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 36% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of law professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of law professionals has grown by 3% from 2006 to 2010.

Law VS. All Professions salaries in New York

$69,322 $62,999 $71,328 $75,126 $75,119
$47,100 $51,120 $53,567 $54,837 $56,461
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of law professionals is growing, the salaries paid to law professionals are increasing in New York. Law professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $69,322 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $75,119 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in New York

10th percentile
$44,840
25th percentile
$55,707
50th percentile
$71,176
75th percentile
$75,484
90th percentile
$86,147

This represents a growth in salaries of 8%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of New York, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of law. The pay differential between the highest paid law professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 92%

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in New York

Court Reporter
$81,660
Criminal Justice
$55,719
Criminology
$73,270
Forensic Accounting
$76,495
Homeland Security
$48,710
Law
$75,119
Paralegal
$52,725
Public Administration
$108,515

Law professionals in New York earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Law programs available for each degree type for all schools in New York

associate
108
bachelor
58
master
30
doctor
17
Certificate
40
Total253

As the number of law professionals is increasing in New York state, the number of students graduating from the 121 accredited law schools in New York state is decreasing. In 2006, 14,526 students graduated from law courses in New York. And in 2010, 11,868 students graduated.

Thus there was a 18% percent decrease in the number of law school degree or certificate graduates in New York. 43% of these graduates received a associate's degree in law.

Law Faculty Salaries in New York

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