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National Recognition

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Business Insider (2014) ranks Florida State as Florida’s #1 law school, and 32nd best nationally.

According to U.S. News & World Report (2016), Florida State is Florida’s #1 law school, and the nation’s 26th best, in terms of the percentage of 2013 graduates employed nine months after graduation in full-time, long-term, bar passage-required or J.D.-advantage jobs.

National Law Journal report (2014) rates Florida State as Florida’s #1 law school, and the nation’s 25th best, in terms of the percentage of 2013 graduates employed nine months after graduation in full-time, long-term, bar passage-required jobs not funded by the school.

The National Law Journal (2014) rates Florida State as the nation’s #3 law school in terms of placing graduates in government and public service jobs.

Moody's (2014) rates Florida State as Florida's #1 law school and the nation's 28th best, in terms of job placement.

HispanicBusiness (2014) ranks Florida State the nation’s #2 law school for Hispanic students.

The National Jurist magazine (2014) ranks Florida State the nation’s #10 “Best Value” law school.

Readers of the influental Brian Leiter's Law School Reports blog voted our faculty the nation's 35th best in a 2014 survey on the nation's top law faculties.

U.S. News & World Report (2016) rates Florida State as the 50th best law school in the nation. Florida State's environmental program is ranked the nation's 17th best. 

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