Pepperdine Named a "Best" Law School by Princeton Review
Pepperdine Law is one of 169 outstanding law schools The Princeton Review profiled on its site as part of Best Law Schools 2018. For the 2018 law school rankings, The Princeton Review analyzed data from a surveys of 19,900 students attending the schools and of administrators at the schools. The education services company includes Pepperdine in the 2018 release of its annual feature, "The Best 169 Law Schools”online at https://www.princetonreview.com/best-law-schools.
According to Robert Franek, Princeton Review Editor-in-Chief, "We recommend Pepperdine as one of the best institutions to earn a law school degree. We chose the 169 schools in this cohort based on our high regard for their academics and our assessment of institutional data we collect from the schools. We also solicited and greatly respect the opinions of 19,900 students attending these schools who reported on their experiences at their schools on our 80-question student survey for the book."
This year, Pepperdine ranks #6 in the "Best Professors" category. This ranking is based on student answers to survey questions concerning how good their professors are as teachers and how accessible they are outside the classroom.
The Princeton Review's survey asked students at the 169 law schools about their school's academics, student body, and campus life as well as about themselves and their career plans. The student surveys that were used for this edition were all completed online at http://survey.review.com and conducted during the 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017 academic years.