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At Stetson, you will gain knowledge and experience from the nation's top-ranked law school for trial advocacy. The Juris Doctor degree is a cornerstone of the legal profession and is required to practice law in Florida. Our full-time and part-time J.D. programs have prepared thousands for significant careers. For assistance, please contact the Office of Admissions and Student Financial Planning at lawadmit@law.stetson.edu or 877-LAW-STET.

J.D. Applications

New J.D. Students:

  • Fall 2016 Application deadline has passed.
    Fall 2017 Application will open Oct. 1.

Transfer Students:

Visiting/Transient Students:

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In addition to the J.D. program, Stetson also offers advanced post-J.D. programs. See LL.M. Degree Programs for more information. 

Qualifications for Admission to the Bar

In addition to a bar examination, there are character, fitness, and other qualifications for admission to the bar in every U.S. jurisdiction. Applicants are encouraged to determine the requirements for any jurisdiction in which they intend to seek admission by contacting the jurisdiction. Addresses for all relevant agencies are available through the National Conference of Bar Examiners.

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