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Legal Professions at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus

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Legal Professions at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus

Every legal professions school has its own distinct culture and strengths. We've pulled together some statistics and other details to help you see how the legal professions program at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus stacks up to those at other schools.

UW Tacoma is located in Tacoma, Washington and has a total student population of 5,329. In 2019, 24 legal professions majors received their bachelor's degree from UW Tacoma.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Legal Professions section at the bottom of this page.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Legal Professions

The following rankings from College Factual show how the legal professions progam at UW Tacoma compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The legal professions major at UW Tacoma is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Legal Professions. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Legal Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools 66

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the legal professions majors at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus.

71% Women
62% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 24 students who graduated with a bachelor’s in legal professions from UW Tacoma in 2019, 29% were men and 71% were women.

UW Tacoma Gender Breakdown of Legal Professions Bachelor's Degree Grads

Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 32% more racial-ethnic minorities in its legal professions bachelor's program than the national average.*

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Washington - Tacoma Campus with a bachelor's in legal professions.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Legal Professions Majors at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 3
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 9
White 7
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 4

UW Tacoma also has a doctoral program available in legal professions. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

If you plan to be a legal professions major, you may want to focus your studies on one of the following concentrations. The completion numbers here include all graduates who receive any type of degree in this field from University of Washington - Tacoma Campus. Some of these focus areas may not be available for your degree level.

Concentration Annual Degrees Awarded
Non-Professional General Legal Studies 24

A degree in legal professions can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for WA, the home state for University of Washington - Tacoma Campus.

Occupation Jobs in WA Average Salary in WA
Lawyers 11,000 $136,480
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 6,220 $60,940
Legal Secretaries 2,780 $54,590
Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 1,280 $49,440
Judges, and Magistrates 910 $124,440

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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