Top in the state of Ohio for first-time bar passage


Akron Law’s pass rate for first-time takers on the Ohio bar exam consistently exceeds the statewide first-time taker pass rate.  

On the February 2015 bar examination, Akron Law ranked No. 1 in the state of Ohio for first-time takers at 83%. The second-ranked law school in Ohio had a pass rate of 75%.

The state average was 63.8% for the 411 applicants who sat for the examination in in late February and 72% for first-time takers.  

Law school Percentage passing
University of Akron 83 percent
Ohio Northern 75
Ohio State University 73
Capital University 70
University of Dayton 67
University of Toledo 65
Cleveland State University 64
University of Cincinnati 63
Case Western Reserve University 50