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South Texas College Of Law

South Texas College Of Law

South Texas College of Law is a private, non-profit law school. It is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. Established in 1923, the college is situated in Downtown Houston, Texas, United States. The South Texas College of Law offers legal education through a variety of courses. The college offers foundation and bachelor's degree programs in fields of study such as civil litigation, corporate business, criminal law, environmental law, and taxation.

South Texas College of Law has a number of law fraternities and student organizations. The Law Fraternities include Delta Theta Phi National Law International Fraternity, and Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. Student organizations such as Board of Advocates, Military Law Society and American Constitution Society are present at the College. Financial aid is provided to the needy students.

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Contacting South Texas College of Law

South Texas College of Law
1303 San Jacinto St
Houston , TX 77002-7000
General Phone: (713) 659-8040
http://www.stcl.edu

South Texas College of Law Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Law342law

Number of programs and degrees for South Texas College of Law in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
First-professional degree3421

South Texas College of Law Student Body

In 2007-2008, South Texas College of Law had a total enrollment of 1,252 students.

Students By Class:

Group Percent
First Professional 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 75%
Black 4%
Hispanic 9%
Asian 11%
American Indian 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 1%
22-24 33%
25-29 44%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 4%
50-64 1%

South Texas College of Law Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Houston, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

South Texas College of Law Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
South Texas College of Law participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 497700)

South Texas College of Law Faculty

South Texas College of Law has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*0*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year26$166,81812$152,312
Associate professoracademic year6$110,3105$107,562
Assistant professoracademic year2*2*
No academic rankacademic year3$97,6671*
All faculty totalacademic year37$147,73320$130,960

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

South Texas College of Law Degree Programs (2007)

Law
Law (LLB, JD)

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checked Offers distance learning
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checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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