Our high quality curriculum prepares students to apply practical, creative solutions to resolve complex, real-world problems in a fast-moving business world.
The experienced faculty at St. Francis come from the top ranks of practicing lawyers with years of experience in the fields they teach, bringing a deeper level of meaning to our online law degree curriculum.
Our low faculty-to-student ratio gives our students more individualized instruction and personalized attention.
Using cutting-edge technology, our classes are conducted live, in real time, placing St. Francis at the forefront of online learning.
Our cumulative pass rate on the California Bar Exam is 75%. Our cumulative pass rate on the First Year Law Student Exam is 79.6%. As of December 2017, there have been four (4) unique takers of the California Bar Exam, and three (3) have passed on their first try. There have been fifty-four (54) unique takers of the FYLSE since October 2012 and forty-three (43) of those have passed as first time or repeat takers.
Our diverse, high quality student body includes the best and brightest, bringing a broad range of perspectives and insights into our online and interactive classrooms.
The First Year Law Student’s Examination (FYLSE) Preparation course included in our curriculum prepares students with the knowledge, resources, and the confidence needed to succeed.
Our small class sizes increase opportunities for class discussion and more teacher-student, and student-to-student contact, fostering a closely-knit, supportive learning community.
Academic support is provided by a dedicated team that stays in touch with students throughout the entire program, helping ensure every student’s success in our online learning environment.
As the first (and only) not-for-profit online law school in operation, St. Francis School of Law stands apart from all other online law schools as an institution dedicated to the interests of our students (and not beholden to shareholders).