Capital University Law School
is an ABA-accredited
private law school
located in downtown Columbus, Ohio
. The law school is affiliated with Capital University
, the oldest and largest independent college in Central Ohio. The school is perhaps best known for public law, as many recent alumni have gone on to prominent political positions.
Located in the heart of Columbus, Capital University Law School is situated near the Ohio Statehouse
, as well as numerous government, legal, cultural, and educational institutions. This provides the law school's students with direct access to a variety of diverse internships, externships, and other real-world legal educational opportunities.
In 2008, the school's graduates boasted the highest pass rate of Ohio's nine law schools for first time takers of the State Bar Exam.
Capital University Law School grew from the Columbus Law School, which was founded in 1903 as part of a national program sponsored by the YMCA
to make legal education practical, accessible, and affordable. Since its affiliation with Capital University... Read More