Bar Exam Pass Rates
If you are looking for recent data on bar exam pass rates, you are in luck! The NCBE has recently released detailed information on bar exam passage rates by various categories — including:
- bar exam pass rates by state
- bar exam pass rates by legal education
- bar pass rates of first-time takers v. repeat takers
- bar pass rates of examinees that go to ABA-approved law schools
- bar pass rates of examinees that go to non-ABA approved law schools
- attorney examination pass rates
- bar pass rates for disbarred or suspended attorneys
- ten-year summary of bar pass rates (overall and repeat takers
You can see all of these links by clicking below. Keep in mind that the 2019 bar exam pass rates are higher than the 2018 bar pass rates. There was a boost in the July 2019 pass rate, which students and law schools are all very happy about! We are hoping this trend continues in 2020. However, statistical data has not yet been released about 2019 bar exam pass rates so the data below relates to information from 2018.
Bar Exam Pass Rates
- Persons Taking and Passing the 2018 Bar Examination
- Persons Taking and Passing the 2018 Bar Examination by Source of Legal Education
- First-Time Exam Takers and Repeaters in 2018
- 2018 First-Time Exam Takers and Repeaters from ABA-Approved Law Schools
- 2018 Exam Takers and Passers from Non-ABA-Approved Law Schools by Type of School
- Persons Taking and Passing Attorneys’ Examinations in 2018
- Disbarred or Suspended Attorneys Taking and Passing Examinations as a Condition of Reinstatement in 2018
- Ten-Year Summary of Bar Passage Rates, Overall and First-Time, 2009–2018
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