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Thomas Jefferson School Of Law

Overview of Thomas Jefferson School Of Law

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is in San Diego, CA. San Diego is a large city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Thomas Jefferson School of Law issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Master's degree.

Areas of Study

The school stays focused on a few key areas of study. Fields of study in vogue at Thomas Jefferson School of Law include law.

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Selectivity

Not all applicants to the school are accepted.

Faculty

The most successful professors at Thomas Jefferson School of Law are given tenure, encouraging them to stay with the school for a long time. The the school teaching staff is well compensated compared to other schools.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of the Thomas Jefferson School of law is to provide an outstanding legal education for a nationally based student body in a collegial and supportive environment with attention to newly everging areas of law, particularly those related to technological development, globalization and the quest for social justice"

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Contacting Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Thomas Jefferson School of Law
2121 San Diego Ave
San Diego , CA 92110
http://www.tjsl.edu

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Law221law

Number of programs and degrees for Thomas Jefferson School of Law in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
First-professional degree2211

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Student Body

In 2007-2008, Thomas Jefferson School of Law had a total enrollment of 769 students.

Students By Class:

Group Percent
First Professional 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 73%
Black 6%
Hispanic 10%
Asian 9%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 3%
22-24 34%
25-29 47%
30-34 10%
35-39 4%
40-49 3%
50-64 0%

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Admissions and Selectivity

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
Years of College Work Before Admittancenot required

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Thomas Jefferson School of Law participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1085400)

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Faculty

Thomas Jefferson School 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
Professorcalendar year8$142,9659$130,167
Associate professorcalendar year7$116,6435$111,200
Assistant professorcalendar year4$100,5006$95,333
All faculty totalcalendar year19$124,32720$114,975

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

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Degree Programs (2007)

Law
Law (LLB, JD)

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Thomas Jefferson School of Law Highlights

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What Sets Thomas Jefferson School of Law Apart:

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

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