Western State University College Of Law Argosy

Overview of Western State University College Of Law Argosy

The main campus of WSU College of Law is in Fullerton, CA (a medium-sized city). The school is a private, for-profit school.

Areas of Study

WSU College of Law tends to concentrate its instruction in a few key disciplines. The school students most commonly major in a field related to law.

WSU College of Law Selectivity

WSU College of Law does not accept everyone who applies.


The school offers tenure to reward and retain some professors. Salaries for full-time faculty at WSU College of Law are higher than most, allowing the school to afford quality teaching.

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Contacting WSU College of Law

Western State University-College of Law-Argosy
1111 N State College Blvd
Fullerton , CA 92831-3014
General Phone: (714) 738-1000

WSU College of Law Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
First-professional degree1081

WSU College of Law Student Body

In 2007-2008, WSU College of Law had a total enrollment of 389 students.

Students By Class:

Group Percent
First Professional 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 57%
Black 5%
Hispanic 10%
Asian 17%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 10%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 0%
20-21 1%
22-24 28%
25-29 49%
30-34 12%
35-39 5%
40-49 4%
50-64 1%

WSU College of Law Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Fullerton, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
WSU College of Law participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1083200)

WSU College of Law Faculty

WSU College of Law has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track32
Non-tenured and not on tenure track52

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year6$106,9253$102,383
Associate professoracademic year8$80,2191*
Assistant professoracademic year0*3$81,333
No academic rankacademic year0*1*
All faculty totalacademic year14$91,6648$91,113

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

WSU College of Law Degree Programs (2007)

Law (LLB, JD)

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WSU College of Law Highlights

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What Sets WSU College of Law Apart:

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