The Numbers That Matter

22 Number of law schools in the country, including William Mitchell, recognized as “best practical training schools for part-time students” by preLaw magazine
18 Where Mitchell ranks among law schools for percentage of students awarded state clerkships (National Law Journal: “Which Law Schools Are Tops for Jobs?”) Adina
1 Number of Minnesota law schools with a graduate who served as chief justice of the United States (Warren E. Burger ’31, William Mitchell College of Law) Warren E. Burger
21 Where PreLaw magazine ranked William Mitchell facilities out of more than 200 for “best law school facilities” campus-ranking-feature
9 Number of Mitchell graduates serving as judges on the Minnesota Court of Appeals (out of 19 judges) Halbrooks909
1 Where Mitchell’s part-time program ranks among the region’s law schools (U.S. News & World Report) part-time
11,000 A conservative estimate of the number of proud, successful, and supportive Mitchell alumni living, working, and leading in Minnesota and around the country 11,000 Alumni
1 Number of Minnesota law schools to receive the “Military Friendly” designation from G.I. Jobs magazine (William Mitchell-2013, 14, and 15)
2 Number of Minnesota law schools that claim at least a third of the state’s top 50 women Super Lawyers as alumni (William Mitchell and the University of Minnesota) Super Lawyers
8,000 Number of clients last spring’s graduating class served while in law school through Mitchell’s top-ranked clinical program and other experiential learning opportunities Clinic clients
1 Where William Mitchell ranked among Minnesota law schools in a recent survey of 1,750 local, practicing attorneys for “preparedness of graduates” Prepared Graduates
13 Number of William Mitchell students hired as law clerks last year by the Minnesota Court of Appeals (out of a total of 25 clerk positions)  Jeff Holth
1 Where William Mitchell ranks among Minnesota’s private law schools in National Jurist’s ranking of “Best Value Law Schools” bestvalue_high res
1 Number of law schools in America accredited by the American Bar Association offering an innovative new enrollment option that combines the best of traditional legal education with the best of educational technology (William Mitchell) American Bar Association
77 Rank of William Mitchell’s Law Review for citations by the courts among the nation’s 507 student-edited law reviews (in the top 15 percent) William Mitchell Law Review
1 Number of Minnesota law schools consistently ranked among the best in the country for clinical programs (William Mitchell, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report and National Jurist) Clinic clients
114 Number of years William Mitchell has been kicking open the doors of opportunity for students from all walks of life William Francis
1 Where William Mitchell ranks among the state’s private law schools in a recently released ABA report on 2013 employment outcomes employment
43 Number of judicial law clerks from the William Mitchell class of 2013 Adina
1 Number of Minnesota law schools to have had two professors recognized at White House events for their leadership in shaping public policy related to Indian law and intellectual property law (William Mitchell, Professors Sarah Deer and Jay Erstling) The White House
2 Number of law schools whose alumni comprised 25 percent or more of Minnesota’s Super Lawyers in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 (William Mitchell and the University of Minnesota) Super Lawyers